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OK apology accepted.
I was looking for a small easy to handle boat that My wife and I could weekend on around the northwest when I saw this odd looking system. I didn't think it would work well,hence the question. My wife has some physical limitations and we were wondering if this set-up would be usable. I don't race and this boat may only see salt water once a year around Puget Sound or possibly In very good weather off the Oregon Coast...(that doesn't happen often)
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Here's a link to a previous discussion on the topic.

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Knot..that is the same link I gave him, because of the word "furling" it gets screwed up with Sailnet's thing

What he needs to do is quote you or me, where that link is, past onto his browser and delete the URL things
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Knot..that is the same link I gave him, because of the word "furling" it gets screwed up with Sailnet's thing

What he needs to do is quote you or me, where that link is, past onto his browser and delete the URL things
Oops, didn't notice that.

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Use TINYURL.com to convert the url into one the sailnet engine won't screw up.

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