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post #15 of Old 09-24-2014
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Re: Short tacking to windward is sailings heavy lifting.

The ability to easily short tack up rivers and creeks is one reason I have a cat-rigged sailboat. To tack I turn the wheel, to tack back I turn the wheel the other way....


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