Freedom 39 with staysail- second try

Freedom 39 with staysail- second try

Postby briank » Wed Oct 28, 2009 5:07 pm

Well putting the loink between the [Img} thangs didn't work. here's the image as an attachment.

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Re: Freedom 44 with staysails

Postby Michel » Thu Oct 29, 2009 4:22 am

I'm very proud of this photo of Alabama Queen during the latest 200 mile solo race. The staysail is borrowed from F44 Airborne's owner Gio.
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On this photo I'm using my own off-the-shelf (mizzen) gennaker. It's much larger than the classic staysail, but too full for beam reaches or higher courses.
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