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Viola sailing canoe from storer boat plans sail - really simple sails com

Three sets of Really Simple Sails at Lauwersmeer RAID, Netherlands.

Joost and Koos used three of our sails in the Lauwersmeer RAID event in the Netherlands. The 50 square foot mylar sleeve luff canoe sail on the Viola and Artemis canoes and the 105 sq ft balance lug on Joost and Viola’s Goat Island Skiff “GISwerk”.
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Oughtred elfyn sails tanbark white egyptian cream - really simple sails

Balance lug for Iain Oughtred plan Elfyn.

I guess the consumer electronics guys would call this an “unboxing”. Boat is an Iain Oughtred Elfyn double ender. Sanders, the builder is happy with his sail – you can read his comments.
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sails for jim michalak hapscut ketch - really implesails.com

Main and Mizzen Sails for Jim Michalak’s Haps Cut ketch

Photos and short review of Mainsail and Mizzen for perhaps the most famous of Jim Michalak’s Hapscut cruising scows. Tested in an extremely blowy Texas 200 event.
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Leach Ribbon or tuft behaviour on lug and other sails - really simple sails

Some changes to the GIS sail – and using Leach ribbons for sail trim.

Some changes to the Goat Island Skiff sail and how to use leach ribbons or tufts for more accurate sail trimming and steering to reach greater sailing efficiency
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John Lizardi's NorthEaster Dory wanted a bigger lug sail - RSS sails - Simple inexpensive quality sails.

A bigger, inexpensive sail for John Lizardi’s CLC NorthEaster Dory

John was looking for more oomph for his NorthEaster Dory by CLC. He decided to try the RSS 89 square foot lug sail. He found himself sailing happily alongside Lasers for an extended period, causing puzzled looks from the young Laser sailors. Boat handles much better too.
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Cheap but good sails for the Goat island Skiff, OzRacer, Oz PDRacer and Ocean explorer

First live firing of Really Simple Sails for GIS

Finally! On the water photos for Really Simple Sails. We’ve been happy with the teams workmanship for several months. The photos show the designer’s (me) work is up to scratch too.
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