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Re: Interesting Sailboats

Some of you are awaiting pictures and videoís about our first experiences with the Pogo 12.50.
Please excuse me for the clicks, I didnít succeed to obtain embedded codes for this material .

Presentation:
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...S/DSC_0005.JPG
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...b/DSC_0002.JPG

Really flat bottom...
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...LQ/berging.JPG

Upwind, still nice & easy, but remember what Paulo teached us about wave drag. Believe me, heís right!
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...A/SANY0428.MP4

So we much prefer this :
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...M/DSC_0057.JPG
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...A575KT/spi.JPG
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...%20%287%29.JPG
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...urz50N/zog.JPG

Watch the changes of the apparent wind, thatís why the NKE autopilot also provides a true wind mode.
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s..._/SANY0457.MP4

Around 10 knots, no stressÖ
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...t/SANY0455.MP4

Entering Dover (yes, we obtained permission ), just to show you the rigged inner forestay and staysail, just in case.
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...7/SANY0520.MP4

Olympic pic in St. Catharineís.
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...%20%282%29.JPG

Sandwich hull + carbon mast + laminate solent + dyneema halyard + performant stopper = extreme rigidity => donít push it, or take the consequences .
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...e/SANY0437.MP4

And finally a small tribute to my beloved Club .
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u5fdw9f6s...mE7Nw/vlag.JPG

Kind regards,

Eric
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