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  1. eastern motors

    Rapido Trimarans - 2 x New Folding Models Coming !

    It's a cruising boat. You could buy a used ORMA for the same price if you want to go MUCH faster. Who cares?
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    New Hugo Boss Spotted

    I think there is a non-rotating one-design rig option with spreaders but nobody uses it.
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    Aluminium Cats, any opinions?

    http://sailingmagazine.net/article-1794-explocat-52.html Displ. 41,887 lbs http://sailingmagazine.net/article-2093-leopard-50l.html Displ. 41,888 lb. http://sailingmagazine.net/article-1924-outremer-4x.html Displ. 16,400 lbs. http://sailingmagazine.net/article-1842-hh55.html Displ. 31,967 lbs. I don't think the weight is worth it unless you specifically want it for high latitude sailing.
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    Aluminium Cats, any opinions?

    Details? Sounds interesting.
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    Cat tails from over the horizon

    The halyard setup looks like it could be an issue. Shouldn't there be rollers instead of just rings ("frictionless"). Checkout the TS5. http://www.marsaudon-composites.com/en/ts5/
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    Nacra F18 Evolution

    You might want to look up F18 class rules.
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    New Hugo Boss Spotted

    Hopefully they're for a live internet feed so we can sit on our couches and criticize his sail trim!
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    Ultime / G-Class Development

    A few years ago the Ultimes kept Spindrift out of a race or two by limiting crew to 6. Spindrift said they couldn't sail with the full main with only 6 (too much dump/trim) so they wouldn't race. They really need to retrofit bikes imo.
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    Nacra F18 Evolution

    Needs footstraps on aft end of hulls.
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    Gunboat 68

    Nobody wants you here. Go away and don't come back.
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    Gunboat 68

    I speculate that you have never been sailing.
  12. eastern motors

    Heavy Weather Sailing

    Falling down in the end zone is quite good.
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    what is it?

    The mast into the bridgedeck in great too. Halyards right at the wheel.
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    F-22 Update

    Totally unenforceable. See F7.
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    Cat tails from over the horizon

    Only 2 sails.