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Re: Need help rigging 470 dinghy in St Mary, MD
This is a rather challenging boat for a crew with limited sailing experience. This boat has a lot of sail area and requires the use of at least one trapeze to keep it from flipping over in winds above 10-15 mph. It does take a crew of 2 to sail it on all but the relatively calm days. I would have them start with a small jib and 2 reefs on the main.
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