Re: How Far Do You Heel...?
These are good answers... I don't "want" to heel excessivly, just wanted to get some numbers/data to back up my "guesstimations"..
Looks like (and felt like) 10*-12*-15* is the "range" to sail in... more is not better and maybe slower...
I've read many times "the boat will round up".. and want to believe it, also want to display confidence to crew without scareing them (or me)...and with the wife I would definetly sacrifice speed to keep her happy, hoping to build a confidence and love of sailing in her so we can do this awhile...
Then maybe some day when I have my logger friend, trucker, biker buddys and we're out doing Pirate Stuff... we can lean her over and see who screams like a little girl....
"Might as well cast off...If anything bad is gonna happen...It's gonna happen out there..."