Uncle Al's
Simplified Sail Shape Tips
These articles are the result of my attempts to reduce all that nifty sail shape stuff from Mike Mac to a nice, basic set of principles.  Your comments and contributions would be very welcome.  Regards,
Uncle Al (W3854)
Simplified Principles of Sails and Sailshape
070129: the mast/main relationship
070129: the genoa
070129: the "magic" numbers summary
070129: sailcloth tension principle
070129: tuning your mast
070129: the spinnaker
071208: the importance of main leech tension the
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