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    Jib Top for Cruising in the PNW?

    Small overlap means when you reaching you can get the mainsail well out without it  backing and keep the boat balanced. Also visibility looking forward is a great safety benefit when short crewed and short on lookouts. Came across the  North Atlantic with high cut jib, staysail and a 3 reef...