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Old 11th May 2010, 09:33 PM   #2
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Dallas, Texas USA
Posts: 799


Why not consider Maui Sails TR race sails. I have been using them for years and have always had 3-5 cam race sails from 6.6 on up to 11.0 for the last 15-20 years.

I like the range, stability and speed, especially with adjustable outhauls. At your size, the extra weight of these sails should not be a problem. I weigh 78 kg and can manage them quite well.

The TR-6 sails from 11.0 up have 5 cams and 8.4 down have 4.

Another options is the Titan, the next step down from the TR sails with fewer cams, a standard luff sleeve, lighter weight and less money.

Speed is achieved with maximum control and that's where you need sails that have a wide power range and can be managed when overpowered.
Formula 160; iSonic 111; HiFly Move 105; Tiga 263; '85 Mistral Superlight.
Maui Sails TR 11.0; 9.2; 8.4; 7.6; 6.6; Maui Sails Switch 6.0; 5.2; Maui Sails Global 4.5; 4.0.
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