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Old 8th November 2008, 12:53 AM   #11
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What brand?
AMEX, however my focus is on sizes and sail type, not a specific model
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Old 8th November 2008, 03:37 AM   #12
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OK,
AMEX SDM masts have been rumored to be middle of the way with regards to bend, and some measurements, see http://www.peterman.dk/masts-all-imcs01.htm, does support it. You mast probably has a 12-13% bend curve.

If you want to get the best out of your very good mast then
- the top is too stiff for Neil Pryde sails
- the top is too soft for Maui Sails, and probably also for Gaastra.
- A good bet is at least Severne, Simmer and Sailworks.

I think you should go about 5.3, 6.0, 7.0, 8.5. And potentially switch the 8.5 for a Severne Glide 7.5 which has about as much bottom end as a regular freerace 9.0 sail.
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