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Faster cruising with the optimal sail trim
This book gives the reader all the information he needs in the future to avoid such scenarios. For good sail trim is generally essential for sailing - and no alleged "rocket science", which is operated by high-performance gliders. Each boat benefits from optimal trim of the sails. They not only make the boat go faster, but also sailing safer and more comfortable.
As a longtime instructor of the Royal Yachting Association is author Rob Gibson employed in this handy reference book including the following topics:
  • Functioning of sailing
  • Fock and Genoa
  • Spinnaker • Reef
  • Sailing against the wind
  • Heavy Weather Sailing
  • Sailing in the Passat
Through the presentation of the various types of available sailing the reader gets to know first, this complex matter and secondly can select the most suitable material for his boat and optimal trim. Equipped with this information belongs to the crush in the port of the past and the desire-berth is a sure future.
Product Details
  • 1st edition 2012
  • 88 pages
  • 15 color photos
  • 78 color illustrations
  • Format 14.8 x 21.1 cm
  • Paperback
  • only available in German
Please note: The book is only available in German

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Rémi K.
by Rémi K. Flag of Belgium 3/17/2015 Verified purchase
deçu: le titre est traduit en français mais pas le livre...\r\nbien sur c\'est noté dans la description, mais je n\'ai pas fait attention. Il a pourtant l\'air très bien...
Rémi K.
by Rémi K. Flag of Belgium 3/3/2015
tres deçu, pas remarqué que c\'est en Allemand, alors que le titre est en Français
very disappointed, not noticed that it's in German, while the title is in French. Why translate the title ???

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