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post #118 of Old 12-07-2012
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Re: An Informed Opinion about the Bounty

Studding sails? In those conditions? 40 knots? I don't think so.

They are the sails fully outboard of the courses. Pronounced Stunsails.

They are light weather sails and in modern times I think quite small.
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