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Old 03-02-2004, 08:36 AM
Zaynab Zaynab is offline
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What size should my carbon spinnaker pole become?

While I noticed a lot of creativity on the web: people backyard building steering wheels and spars in carbon; I have not yet found scantlings for a carbon design I might want to build: a 3m (9ft) spinnaker pole for a 30ft yacht. The current aluminum pole has a 60mm (2.36") outside diameter, 55mm inside diameter.

Advice appreciated (including weblinks; books).
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