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Old 09-08-2015, 08:02 PM   #20
markpierce
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Originally Posted by Capt.Bill11 View Post
It's always been my understanding that a true steadying sail is cut flat. Not that you can't make one that is cut for lift.

I wonder if one cut flat makes it any more effective as a pure steadying sail?
Doubt it, but a flat sail would be easier/cheaper to make.

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