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Re: how to use vang?

My simple-minded way of thinking of all sail shape controls is that if you want to depower in higher wind, make the sail flat: tight halyard, tight cunningham, tight vang, tight outhaul, tight backstay... sometimes I even pucker-up a little bit myself

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