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post #6 of Old 09-22-2010
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I am curious what wheel proponents feel their advantage is? I can understand if there is a need for more leverage but otherwise?

I have only sailed with a wheel a few times but it seems you have a better "feel" or connection with the boat / water / wind.

Originally Posted by CalebD View Post
It is refreshing to me to hear of folks converting back to 'tiller technology', especially on a 34'. It always amazes me how many other folks want to convert their 20 something sailboat to a wheel which leaves me scratching my head.
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