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Old 10-11-2012
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Re: Staysail: Purpose and trimming

Almost 40 years ago, Arvel Gentry wrote an article for SAIL that still remains the definitive take on staysails...

go to this link, and open the PDF file entitled "The Double Head Rig":

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Staysails can be awesome...

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