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Sun Sep 26, 2021, 08:53 PM

Windy in front of my house this afternoon! Southern MD

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Reply Windy in front of my house this afternoon! Southern MD (Original post)
elleng Sep 26 OP
c-rational Sep 26 #1
elleng Sep 26 #2
bello Sep 27 #3
c-rational Sep 27 #4

Response to elleng (Original post)

Sun Sep 26, 2021, 09:53 PM

1. Nice shot. Under mainsail only, but she looks balanced.

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Response to c-rational (Reply #1)

Sun Sep 26, 2021, 10:09 PM

2. Yes she does.

Sorry I couldn't stay to see more; was heading out of 'town,' so won't see home for about a week. Wind's down to 4 mph WSW, and warming, 81-82 Mon/Tues; from Wed., >70 down.

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Response to c-rational (Reply #1)

Mon Sep 27, 2021, 11:08 AM

3. A Cat Boat

I’m pretty sure that the boat pictured is a “cat boat”. As in it doesn’t have a jib, just the main sail. And she should be balanced, cat boats are often designed to be sailed by a small crew, singled handed even. Makes for a great cruising boat. -B

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Response to bello (Reply #3)

Mon Sep 27, 2021, 11:20 AM

4. My my, you are correct. Good eye and I learned something new. Thanks.

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