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Yes, the four inches can make that big a difference...think about it...it isn't just four inches... since you're moving one end of a long stick four inches... the change may be much greater at the top of the mast.

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roflmao..
in deference to all those here i will keep my pervy comments to myself..just for today though..

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Very interesting

May be you can get a STC like in airplanes and sell your modification to other owner's....Seriosuly though I found this really fascinating that 4" would basically give you a different boat. A little harder to accomplish with my keel stepped mast...
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You probably respond to the spammers who guarantee you a couple more inches too.
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You probably respond to the spammers who guarantee you a couple more inches too.
uh huh..and your point would be......

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