Originally Posted by glmark
I was out in our Hunter 25 last night. 20kt breeze. Used only the 110 genoa. I had considerable weathe helm. Why would that be? A headsail alone should give me lee helm correct?
In theory, yes.
Heel will also generate weather helm.
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