Sail Trim : Theory and Practice
By Peter Hahne
This book demonstrates the skill of good sail trim with the aid of superb colour diagrams and photographs, to enable racers and cruisers alike to sail efficiently and get the most out of their boats.
Taking account of all types of wind condition the author explains:
aero and hydrodynamics; rig types;
the best way to rig a vessel; sail cloth and cut; the right trim for mainsail and smaller sails; sailing before the wind.
Pb. 128pp 216x128mm Colour throughout