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Old 03-09-2019, 10:23 AM   #5
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City: Adelaide
Country: Australia
Vessel Name: Kokanee
Vessel Model: Cuddles 30 Pilot House Motor Sailer
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I would estimate that a Marine Trader 34 would need about 250 square feet of sail area to give a noticeable steadying effect and a wee bit of propulsion. The original setup was less than half of this.
The main reason for the sail was to sell boats. It worked well for that.
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