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Steve and Linda Dashew, very experienced offshore sailors were the principles behind the Deerfoot and Sundeer lines.. off shore boats by people that knew what worked (for them, anyway...) Certainly not of the 'heavier is better' mindset..
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"
".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)