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Re: Keel shape and pointing
The problems that I have with the Quantum 125 is that it sweeps the deck to the point of getting hooked on the bow cleat on every tack. I have to go forward, unhook it, then come back to trim. I can also never seem to get a good shape out of it. The luff is constantly flapping. I think it was just measured wrong.
Get the sailmaker out. Deck cleat... remove it, or get a couple of wiffle golfballs, tie them together with a small length of bungee, cut a small slot in each ball between a couple of the holes for the ends of your horn cleat, stick the balls on the cleat and call it good.
The luff is flapping? Do you mean leach?
Last edited by puddinlegs; 06-06-2012 at 12:28 PM.