Sail Height


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TitleSail Height

CategorySpeed Tips

Commentmake sure the bottom of the sail is rigged about half an inch from the boat's deck.
If it is too low, it will rub against the edges of the raingutter or dip in the water, slowing it down. If it's too high, the boat tips over too easily.

ContributorFerdinand Tretter


Date Entered04-Sep-2003

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