Sail and Rig: The Tuning Guide
by Klann, Magne & Oyvind Bordal
Excellent guide well laid out with many good photogaraphs and illustrations on how to trim sails and tune rigging for all conditions to make the boat sail faster and safer. A well-trimmed sailing boat is not only faster ? it heels less, balances better and is more comfortable. Wear and load is reduced and expensive gear lasts longer. The risk of damage or rig failure is significantly lower when you know how to take care of your rig and sails. Provides a clear understanding of the dynamics of rig and sail and how to get them working together in harmony with the elements.