49742Re: [bolger] Gypsy won't track
- Jun 6, 2006
> I took my Gypsy out today for a couple of hours after work. TheTry no to oversteer with the oars. Instead of 100% vs. 0% steering, try
> wind didn't cooperate but I had a few moments (never enough).
> Coming back to the dock I had to row it. I guess it is the river
> current or wind or both but that boat will not go in a straight
> line. I dug one oar in and then another trying to make it track.
pulling 55% vs. 45%. Also be sure that the blades of the oars are exactly
perpendicular to the water and that you have a smooth blade entry and
blade exit technique. A long narrow sweetly curved hull shape
like gypsy should row nicely.
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