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3658Re: [Ceol_na_Mara] crew weight downwind

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  • David Frizell
    Jun 18, 2014
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      From Dave Ullman


      Crew Weight Placement
      Most J/105s tend to keep their crew weight too far forward when sailing downwind in over12 knots.The crew should sit just forward of cockpit


      On Tue, Jun 17, 2014 at 4:56 PM, Michael Donahue mitchgdn@... [Ceol_na_Mara] <Ceol_na_Mara@yahoogroups.com> wrote:
       

      Enough weight to keep bow up but transom from being submerged on the high side

      On Jun 16, 2014 7:59 PM, "Paul Greve sawdust609@... [Ceol_na_Mara]" <Ceol_na_Mara@yahoogroups.com> wrote:
       

      ok, so going downwind in heavy (15kts+) air…where should crew weight be focused?
      Assume its Ceol na Mara and please add science to opinion…. so refill those highballs and lets hear it!
      Paul

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