Join Date: Feb 2000
Location: Annapolis, Md
Thanked 216 Times in 167 Posts
Rep Power: 10
Re: optimum heeling angle
You probably go faster with small heel angles (+/- 10 to 15 degrees) in light air becuase you have less wetted surface, but will not be faster in a breeze.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Curmudgeon at Large- and rhinestone in the rough, sailing my Farr 11.6 on the Chesapeake Bay