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Regarding the boomed/unboomed stays'l dilemna:
I think I read in Sir Robin Knox-Johnson's book about SUHAILI and around the first solo world race, Golden Globe Race: a boomed stays'l is great for coastal cruising; for the ocean you want an unboomed stays'l because you don't tack that often. Anyway he won, and still complained about having to tack in relatively close quarters to get to the finish line. Always something, I suppose.
Randy

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