Sea Trails

There wasn't much to do. She floated on her lines, appeared to be well balanced with very good helm feel and control. Some time was spent playing with the mast and the sails as they were now seen with pressure on them for the first time. The sail cut was a bit deeper than needed and complicated the mast bend. This took time to tweak but was fine for light air shown here. Later, flatter sails improved performance above 5 mph air. She looks good here and was a lot better a year later. A high aspect ratio jib improved things even more with excellent point to weather.

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