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Old 05-18-2012
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optimum heeling angle

I have a 22' Oday shoal draft (23"). I go noticeably faster at a slight heel. Why? and how would I determine what heel angle is best, besides just trying different angles which up until now haven't been very precise. I occasionally race and need every advantage I can gather up.
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