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Old 10-04-2012
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Re: Sailing close hauled?

Mast is not tuned properly. The shrouds are tighter or looser (or both) on one side than the other. There are threads on tuning the mast that will help. If you aren't pointing to 45 degrees true or 30 degrees apparent on your "good" tack, that's not your only issue.
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