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Old 17th September 2006, 11:18 PM   #6
Ola_H
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Default RE: Aero kombat 117 and fin

On a wave, I don't think the width will "generate more power". The 2006 original 30 cm wave fin also sails small for its stated size (just like the Drake Natural wave fin - similar planform).

In a straight line I don't think the width influences this so much either except that if it is choppy, a wider board will adapt to the chopp less good and hence the fin will see more air. This will make a slightly longer fin more forgiving.
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