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post #1 of Old 08-13-2006 Thread Starter
JasonEliasMackentyre
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Large Head Sail vs Jib and Main

I have been doing a significant amout of sailing with my 150 Jenny only.

Reason: It is alot easier to get out and put away then the main alone and even more so if I put up the jib and main.

Concern: Is this likely to stress the hull of the boat in inapproate ways?

I sail a 30 + year old Mirage 24.

The boat sails beautifully on the genny in anything up to 25 knots of wind.

But, again is this a problem for her structure?
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