seandwyer wrote:The luff front edge) and leach (aft edge) of the sail are both tight straight and look like I would imagine they should look. But as the eye travels, looking down the boom from the end towards the bow, the foot (edge coming in contact with the book) goes from tight, to bagged, to tighter where the grommet attaches to the gooseneck. I think the sail looks really nice, really well made, so I feel like this must be an adjustment issue on my boat.
seandwyer wrote:One more question - I have a second grommet on the new sail a few inches up from the one I use on the luff, then, of course the reefing grommet up from there. What's that middle grommet used for?
seandwyer wrote:How tight do you tie your outhaul when rigging?
K.C. Walker wrote:Generally you want a 4" shelf in the foot of the sail in moderate conditions and tighter in high leeway conditions, that is, low wind or high wind conditions.
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