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Subject: Re: Lee helm


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Jonathan Dodd
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Date Posted: 26/06/06 19:07:58
In reply to: Dave Stevenson 's message, "Lee helm" on 20/06/06 0:04:24

My guess is you need to readjust your rigging so there is a definite backward rake to the mast. Only a degree or two makes a huge difference. If it is vertical it is wrong. Mine has quite a pronounced rake and is well balanced on all points. For weather helm the usual fix is as described by others - the proper setting for the blade is not obvious to the uninitiated.

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