SailNet Community - View Single Post - Bimini replacement ideas and opinions
View Single Post
post #3 of Old 07-29-2010
DwayneSpeer
Old Fart
 
DwayneSpeer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Pasco, WA, USA
Posts: 514
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 12
 
I can't imagine not having head room under a bimini. Otherwise what's the point?

Raising your boom will raise the center of effort on the sail and increase the tendency to heel but reducing the amount of sail overall will reduce your healing and slow down your boat. The net effect on healing is something a designer will have to answer but your boat will definately be slower.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


Hey, can one of you guys pass me a crab?


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
DwayneSpeer is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome