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How to sail by the folks at Hunter’s Yard on the Norfolk Broads

This is number 5 in a series by Hunters Yard about sailing their boats – but there’s lots of good stuff here for the rest of us! To see the full set, click here and start at the bottom of … Continue reading

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Solid advice on sailing small boats from the West Wight Potters

This little table was written for the US version of the West Wight Potter shows how very rapidly the pressure on a sailing rig rises with wind speed in mind – and similar tables could be drawn up for other sailing boats. … Continue reading

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