Ivar Dedekam’s revolutionary approach to sail and rig tuning tackles the practical and realistic The book covers the many variations in boat, sail and rig design. Would anyone like to recommend this book? I need to eventually tune a Z spar single spreader masthead rig with lowers, middles and uppers. The method to get this publication Sail And Rig Tuning By Ivar Dedekam is very easy. You could not go for some areas as well as invest the moment to only.

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Read reviews that mention sail ivvar rig tuning easy to understand clear and concise kindle version great book highly recommended sail and rig sail shape every time well worth trimming of the sails great illustrations sail rigging tuning the rig little book like this book good book sail tuning book does a really.

I recommend this little book to everyone – whether expert or novice, you’ll find something.

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The Complete Rigger’s Apprentice: Explains aerodynamics, rigging, and tuning. Tensioning wire and rod. Printed on very nice paper with quality Description Fantastic computer graphics systematically explain how to tune-your-yacht, keelboat or dinghy. Get to Know Dedeoam. To ask other readers questions about Sail and Rig Tuningplease sign up.

Most of it is about sail trimming.

Sail and Rig Tuning : Ivar Dedekam :

A compact, concise reference on how to trim your sails and adjust your standing rigging. Would anyone like to recommend this book?

Paperback80 pages. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. The interaction of the sails. Ivar Dedekam’s revolutionary approach to sail and rig tuning tackles This book does a really great job of explaining how sails work and the importance and basic goals of sail trim and proper sail shape. Lucas Parrish rated it it was amazing Jul 15, The graphics are incredibly clear.

I picked this up purely to answer the question “Does forestay tension have the same effect as jib halyard tension? Claire rated it it was ok Jan 26, Fabiano Ribeiro rated it it was amazing Jan 05, First published init was revised several times. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Loos gauge is very good.

Those presented have been in everyday use by the author. You will be surprised how you can improve even an old sail by systematically using the steps in this book. Personal opinion of course. It is sophisticated enough to study as in depth as I choose, or I can simply pick up the basics and move on. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.

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Sail and Rig Tuning

This book is great at explaining the principals of sailing that cross all boat types. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Feb 17, Finlay rated it really liked it Shelves: Tunint Trim and Rig Tuning: Brian Richardson rated it liked it Apr 07, Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? In this skinny little book, you will find concepts explained that I have not truly understood in tuninv.

Tensioning the cap shrouds. The book is going to cost about fifteen quid on its own so not sure it’s the best way to go. It’s a thin book and the rig tuning section is only 18 pages and copiously illustrated which might not be what you want but it has served my needs very well to date. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. One person found this helpful. I must have bought more than a fair number because I keep giving them away to people who see and like it. Brad Langford rated it really liked it Mar 02, There’s also a very handy problem-cause-solution section which gives you things to try if you have too much weather helm, or you’re not pointing as well as you should.

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It’s stuffed with over clear colour illustrations and informative captions and explanations. This beautifully illustrated and well-organised book shows the reader step by step, how to trim their sails and rig for maximum performance.

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