Jib Trimming An Illustrated Guide

Jib Trimming An Illustrated Guide
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  • Comments: Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781904475224
  • ISBN: 1904475221
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Publisher: Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John


Marks, Felix, Hinds, Neil


"Jib trimming is often referred to as a black art..." In a new and ground-breaking format this guide: Demystifies the art of jib trimming Avoids use of confusing nautical terminology Illustrates concepts with diagrams and photographs Includes everything you need to know Photographs and diagrams are used to explain and illustrate every basic jib trim concept including: Lift and drag Sail shape: depth, groove, foot shape, twist Telltale reading Sailing using gears Tacking Footing Wind changes including shifts Sea state Offwind trim Setting up the jib and genoa track, spreader markings and jib halyard Contains a print-and-laminate trim chart. ""This book is an asset to the world of sailing and will be of great help to new and experienced jib trimmers." - Ian MacDiarmid, MacDiarmid sails"Marks, Felix is the author of 'Jib Trimming An Illustrated Guide', published 2006 under ISBN 9781904475224 and ISBN 1904475221.

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