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    Sail Dimensions?

    Yeah, I just did the geometry out for the demensions I gave and I was getting something like 81 sq.ft. Sorry for the wrong info.
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    Sail Dimensions?

    I Google'd and found this site: http://www.boat-links.com/Sails/Sunfish.html I'm not completely sure if the link is accurate but someone else on here will probably know. Basically it says: 13'4" for the spar sides and 14'7" for the other: 85 sq. ft. Does anyone else know if this is correct?
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    First Day Out.

    I didn't try the duct tape yet but I did raise the upper spar so that it nearly touched the top of the mast. From what I could tell there was alot more headroom. Then the wind blew the boat over, we had about 22-28 mph wind on Saturday. So I didn't get a chance to sail it.
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    First Day Out.

    I just bought a '74 sunfish and took it out to the lake for the first time last Saturday. When I raised the sail I mistakenly left about a foot of the halyard (side that connects to the upper boom) hanging on the other side of the fairlead. So, every time I tacked I had to lift the boom over...
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