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Old 02-26-2011
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Depends on the strength of the winds you normally sail in. If you're in an area with stronger winds normally, then a heavier weight sail is going to do much better than a lighter weight sail, since it is less likely to get blown out and distorted by the stronger winds. As I don't sail in your area, I can't say what your typical winds are like...
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