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Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Tampa Bay Area
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Re: my boat dances on a ball
.... Oddly enough my Catalina 310 is most jumpy in lighter wind, once it gets up over 10-15 knots it points into it (or slightly off) without sailing around much.
The effect of your dodger as a riding sail finally comes into play.
"It is not so much for its beauty that the sea makes a claim upon men's hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air, that emanation from the waves, that so wonderfully renews a weary spirit."