Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: New Westminster, BC
Thanked 587 Times in 558 Posts
Rep Power: 17
Re: Insane question about sails
The other issue with getting the victims to 'sail' this barge, even if materials are available, is that it presupposes that one or some of these people actually know how a sail works.
Everybody should grasp the concept of paddling or rowing.. you've got the manpower and it's more reliable than the wind would ever be.
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)