Lesson learned: even the best sailors do very stupid things which no one should blindly copy.
I don't know about you LaLi, but velcro-ing a compass to the Laser, is something I would not stand behind. ;)
I have to disagree here, the Tac-Tick has two faces, so one should be visible from either gybe. My concern would be the Cunningham and outhaul fouling with it. However, a properly designed mast bracket would alleviate that.
A mast mount would benefit light air sailing.
Getting the compass off...
I would like to hear what people are thinking about the new Mark II sail in the 3-8mph range. I spent about two hours with 6 other boats in flat water. I was the only boat with the new sail.
My observations during this time, include the thought that this new sail is a completely different...