Plain Sailing

Plain Sailing

Learning to See Like A Sailor, A Sail Trim Manual

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By focusing on “wind awareness,” Plain Sailing will help all sailors better understand the principles and practice of sail trim—how to adjust sails so they interact most efficiently with the wind. There is a direct relationship between sailing efficiency and sailing fun. Knowing when, how, and why to trim your sails is the essence of sailing. If you understand trim, you understand sailing. Beautifully written, with complicated sailing jargon kept to a minimum.

By focusing on “wind awareness,” Plain Sailing will help all sailorsbetter understand the principles and practice of sail trim—how to adjust sailsso they interact most efficiently with the wind. There is a direct relationship betweensailing efficiency and sailing fun. Knowing when, how, and why to trim your sails is the essence of sailing. If you understand trim, you understandsailing.



Publisher: Short Hills, NJ : Burford Books, [2010]
Copyright Date: ©2010
ISBN: 9781580801614
Branch Call Number: 797.124 MURPH
Characteristics: xv, 170 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Notes: Includes index

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