SailNet Community - View Single Post - Too Much, Too Soon?
View Single Post
post #20 of Old 11-07-2012
Senior Member
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: San Francisco Bay area
Posts: 3,073
Thanks: 9
Thanked 83 Times in 82 Posts
Rep Power: 7
Re: Too Much, Too Soon?

Originally Posted by TerralTheSeeker View Post
This past Sunday I tested it out just to make sure and, every time I pointed the rudder leeward all the way over, the spin started. When the rudders brought back to center, it stops and the boat stays steady and slows to stop.
When hove-to, the rudder should be to windward, not leeward. The tiller is to leeward.

Bristol 31.1, San Francisco Bay
MarkSF is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome