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post #6 of Old 12-06-2012
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Re: New Sails?

Technically, no boom but there seems to be either a very firm batten or 'boomkin' in the foot of the sail in a pocket.
I can see why you might want to go with a 'square top' main sail. You can get a lot more main sail area that way.

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