Originally Posted by ste27
What kind of wind speeds to you usually reef at? Just curious... the only boats I sail on that you can even reef are 40'+ - the rest are obviously racers and it's just lots more rig tension, more outhaul, more cunnignham, more vang, more backstay, MORE backstay, ease sheet etc and HIKE!!!!
Full main + 100% blade makes for a fun day in 30!
Even more fun when the kite goes up
Yes indeed, all good and fun, but clearly you aren't paying the bills. And the OP's talking about an O'day Javelin, not a high performance one design dingy.