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Sail Performance: Techniques to Maximize Sail Power
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Publisher Intl Marine Pub Co
Publication date January 1, 2003
Binding Hardcover
Edition Rev sub
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780071413107
ISBN-10 0071413103
Dimensions 1.25 by 7.75 by 10.50 in.
Weight 3.40 lbs.
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Original list price $54.95
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Fully updated, this authoritative and richly illustrated standard reference offers the latest information on rig design, sail construction and trim, wind-sail interaction, and the structure of the wind. From his 40 years of research and wind-tunnel tests, acknowledged expert Marchaj describes how these factors affect sail power and why certain rigs are superior in power and efficiency. Accessible and nonmathematical, this major work represents the cutting-edge wisdom on sailboat performance and makes a significant contribution to our understanding of this absorbing, complex subject.



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Rev sub edition from Intl Marine Pub Co (January 1, 2003)
9780071413107 | details & prices | 7.75 × 10.50 × 1.25 in. | 3.40 lbs | List price $54.95
About: Fully updated, this authoritative and richly illustrated standard reference offers the latest information on rig design, sail construction and trim, wind-sail interaction, and the structure of the wind.

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