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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-16-2014
Replies: 41
Views: 3,040
Posted By outbound
Re: Sailing Hallucinations on long sails

One of things lost passage making even with crew is your circadian rhythm. Our hormone releases are time linked to sleep. For instance testosterone is primarily released during sleep and growth...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-17-2014
Replies: 6,762
Views: 1,931,909
Posted By Cruisingdad
Re: Interesting Sailboats

If everyone wants to know what happened here, I will explain it.

Basically, we are dealing with two very hard-headed, stubborn, and very proud men who are passionate about what they know. ...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-03-2013
Replies: 6,762
Views: 1,931,909
Posted By EricKLYC
Re: in which conditions a staystail will give extra speed when the asym is up?

These are very fast, planing boats that can create a strong and especially sharper incoming apparent wind. So even at let's say 120° true they can still keep a laminar airflow around the sails...
Forum: Electrical Systems   03-16-2012
Replies: 8
Views: 1,471
Posted By Maine Sail
Re: A Guide: Choosing a Solar System for your Yacht

Rob,

A couple of thoughts as one who installs lots of solar systems on boats.

1- Not all 12V systems need to use 12V panels. 24V and higher panels are very often used with an MPPT controller or...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft   06-03-2010
Replies: 27
Views: 4,787
Posted By Maine Sail
I second what HelloSailor said. Even small...

I second what HelloSailor said. Even small shadows can really damage output. A friend and I were discussing this one evening on my boat and he did not fully understand. My 85W panel was angled at the...
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