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post #55 of Old 04-24-2011
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In mast furlers are a disaster, how does one control the mainsail shape if one can not change the Pre bend of the mast.....

Open up the leech ?
Tighten up the forestry ?

They also tend to have massive sections which eliminates 20-30% of the mainsail from having effective laminar flow.
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