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post #13 of Old 10-10-2011
MarkSF
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Originally Posted by jb1528 View Post
That is very cool. How much wind was there? Did the Beneteau pass you?

I'm thinking 17-18 apparent is about the comfortable limit before reefing. Sound about right?
Upwind up to 25 seems OK, maybe pinching a bit. On a beam reach, the weather helm will have you thinking about reefing above 17-18.

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