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post #7 of Old 10-16-2011
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Originally Posted by jackdale View Post

Other factors -

1) planing will take you above theoretical hull speed, usually downwind with a chute of some sort.

On a light cruising boat you don't need a spinnaker. Enough wind will do the job even without a spinnaker

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