Re: Micro v Chebacco
- So how tall are the masts? And what is the new sail area.
Isn't the original 150 sq.ft.?
Phil Lea --
enjoying the hundreds of pelicans who wintered over at
our nuclear plant discharge on Lake Dardanelle
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> As to the actual alternatives, I, too, favor the taller jib-headed---------- Message Preceding Original ----------
> rig for trailer sailing in most areas. I am a little concerned that
> the longer stick might be a challenge to maneuver up and down
> at the ramp, however,
> david (porky) galvin
> > There are 3 Micro rigs - original, enlarged original,
> > and navigator.
- Of course the 2.5 feet have to go to the top of the
mast -- with 2.5 feet on the bottom, the Micro would
lose quite a bit of its shallow draft -- kind of like
the Santa Monica Pier. ;-)
> > I haven't seen the plans for the tallermast(Micro) > > but imagine that the extra 2.5 feet is
> > the top where the mast is relatively smaller and__________________________________________________
> > not at the bottom where the real beef is.
> Actually, the bottom.
> I haven't seen the plans either, but some time ago a
> member of this group posted a message about the
> change and I took notes.
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