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Old 08-28-2011
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And to add to my prior post I can only assume you have a smaller boat and/or light displacement. Again this only exacerbates things. My boat sits fuel and galley heavy to port and sure enough without full water tanks and rail-meat to starboard I sail a half knot better on a port tack.
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