Re: [beachcats] Re: Prebent Mast/NACRA 5.8- ANSWERS
"Jib track: Never all the way forward"
Not even when you are running down wind?
"sailingproshop " wrote:
> So you have a 1983 NACRA 5.8 standard version with Roy Seaman foam
> cored battens and sail in generally flat water and less then 15 knots
> of wind at 350 lbs of crew weight so:
> Mast rake: 4"
> Spreader rake: 1/2"
> Diamond wires: sloppy which equates to you being able to touch the
> mast on both sides with the wires by pressing firly against them
> toward the rig about 18" up the mast. If you are NOT racing and just
> want:"POWER!" then forget the sloppy diamonds and go for tight
> diamonds (35 lbs on a Loos guage or 650 lb of linear compression- ie.
> really fricking tight). You MUST*** make sure the tangs, wires and
> spreader assembly are in great shape of there may be a failre which
> will cause a mast failure should any component in the spreader
> assembly give way so have them inspected by a PRO if possible before
> you opt for this setting.
> Shrouds: 200 lbs of compression or one good size guy's weight on the
> wire while you pin the shroud.
> Battens: In firm.
> Jib track: Use only the last 2/3 of the track regardless of the wind.
> Never all the way forward in the track.
> Traveler centered at all times except downwind where you will travel
> out no further than the footstrap and then twist the top of the sail
> Drop me a note with other questions....
> Mark A. Michaelsen ~MM~
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- Build a formula in an adjacent cell.
Cell A cell B
16 =(cell a)/.6
Enter the = sign in the formula bar for cell B, then select cell A and add functions, / sign and .6 Copy and paste this to all remaining rows and it will recognize what you want to do.
From: sailingproshop <sailingproshop@...>
Sent: Tuesday, January 14, 2003 7:20 AM
Subject: [beachcats] EXCEL question -OFF TOPIC
Dear EXCEL program guys:
Please pardon the interuption of BEACHCAT TOPICS-
Here is the question for you: In EXCEL 2000 I want to take an entire
row and divide the number in it by .6 How do I do that without
converting each number individually with a formula?
Thank you in advance for your replies.
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