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Old 07-10-2012
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Re: Can I Take It Into The Ocean?

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Originally Posted by hellosailor View Post
Wow, that's really slamming the Hunter25, since a J/24 itself is a pig in any kind of a chop, or anything that's not flat water.
Fair enough. Not saying a J/24 is built for chop, but I just had a really hard time getting enough power out of the Hunter. This was an older Hunter in not the best shape, but the J/24 in very similar conditions did at least an extra 3-4 kts on a beat. Downwind the Hunter did fine. Really good times on that Hunter though...
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