Re: [bolger] Anhinga Isometrics
- Tom Colvin says forget the balance portion of a lugsail when
calculating COE and mast position.
On Mar 5, 2008, at 10:11 PM, Bruce Hallman wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 5, 2008 at 5:59 PM, Mark Albanese
> <marka@...> wrote:
> > the mast location.
> A sprit sail is 100% aft of the mast.
> A balanced lug is split roughly 80% aft and 20% forward.
> So, for a balanced lug to keep the same center of sail area,
> the mast needs to move 20% towards the aft. (+/-)
=== craig o'donnell
Box 232 Betterton Md 21610
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