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post #7 of Old 04-18-2006
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Big difference raising a boom 12" on a 25' boat vs a 50+ footer... Can't imagine any great upset doing so on a boat that size!
That said, the suggestion to raise the clew with a "flattening reef" type set-up also makes sense.
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