the way the boat sails

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marinaa
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the way the boat sails

Post by marinaa »

In sailing, how does the position of the mast effect the way the boat sails.? I am designing a sailing boat for some course work and want to know how the position of the mast changes things like pointing angle and speed, if anyone does know.
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Post by Aquabat »

A really big question .. the short answer is yes .. a MASSIVE YES ...

I will not go into detail because if I am lucky I know about 1% of what there is to know ... however ... try here http://www.boatdesign.net/

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