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Originally Posted by yashgore View Post
1. What is your name? (Optional)
 __eherlihy________________________________________ ______

2. How often do you sail in a week?
 During the vacations _every day I can__________________________
 For the rest of the year __1-2 days / week summer & fall__0days/week winter__________

3. Do you own a boat?
 ( Yes / No )

4. How many years/months of experience do you have in sailing?
 ____40 years_________________________

5. What is the wind speed (in knots) that you prefer to sail with?
 ___13-18kts________________

6. What type of boat do you prefer to sail in? Choose the appropriate. [More than one response per category is acceptable
 Occupancy
o Single
o Double
o Four people
XX Six or more people
 Sail shape
XX Triangular
o Rectangular
 Number of sails
o Only mainsheet
xx Mainsheet and foresail
o More than two sails
 Onboard motor
xx Yes
o No
 Name of make and model:__O'day 35____________________
 Weight:___13,000lbs________________ (please specify the measurement)
 Length:___35'___________________ (please specify the measurement)

7. What angle do you prefer to keep your sail at in accordance with the direction of the wind? Choose any one.
o 20-30
o 30-40
xx 40-50
o 60-70
o 80-90

8. Do you reef your sail? If yes, at approximately what wind speed?
o Yes
o No
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