Features July 1, 1999 Issue

Offshore Log: Rigged For Downwind

Getting Calypso—or any boat—set up for broad reaching and running requires adding hardware and lines, plus a good deal of planning. The payoffs are easy miles downwind and faster jibes…but not quite yet!

Nick Nicholson critiques his downwind rig that uses a carbon fiber spinnaker pole from Hall Spars with Forespar end fittings.

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