Safety & Seamanship

The inevitable disturbance at the leading edge of a partially furled genoa can be misinterpreted as a lapse in your trim adjustment.

Reading the Telltales on Your Sails

Even the most laid-back cruiser has days when he would like to get there an hour sooner. But speed is not the only reason to fine-tune sail trim. Proper sail trim can often eliminate the noise of motoring. Properly trimmed sails last longer.

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