Wingmast Literature

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Manik
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Wingmast Literature

Post by Manik » 13 Feb 2017, 21:20

Hey guys,

I've been looking into wingmasts a bit and thought I'd share some of the resources I have found so far:
Do you guys know of any other good sources / recommended reading on the subject?

Cheers,
Marco
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Re: Wingmast Literature

Post by cpcanoesailor » 14 Feb 2017, 15:36

In Frank Bethwaite's book "High Performance Sailing", part of Chapter 17 discusses his experiments with wingmasts during rig development. It's a great book, with lots of info on understanding and exploiting weather phenomena while sailing, and what makes a sailboat fast in different weather conditions.
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