Wooden Sailboat Blog

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Measuring the Sail

The complete rigging for a precise measure...

All up...

Thanks to Valentin. The sail master from Switzerland helped me rig the boat. We needed to decide on the gaff angle and the boom and mast rake.

Boom Hardware...

We got most of the measures from the original mast.

Boom Measure

Almost 14 feet on the boom. The entire sail ended up around a solid 170 square feet.

Line Routing...

Some line routing. Just 2 for now...