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post #9 of Old 06-01-2011
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Originally Posted by Hudsonian View Post
If the leech is stretched as Nolatom suggested, you may be able to to reduce the fluttering by tightened a leech control line.
+1 to Hudsonian. The leech doesn't even need to be stretched to flutter. Fact of sail trim. Be sure to ease the leech line again in light air to avoid cupping the leech (think parachute).

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