Placement of boom

Discussion in 'Stability' started by Bertil, Dec 1, 2007.

  1. Fanie
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    Fanie Fanie

    Best is to build one and try it out.

    I was thinking why you guys that does use booms doesn't have double booms 180 degrees off one another so you can fly two main sheets simultaniously. That will get the hull's pushed under water even better ;) but you'll double your sailing area.
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