Super3 swims and sails 5 (6)

Super3 swims and sails 5 (6)

The first two Super3 in Germany were measured this week, subjected to a swim test and sailed. After Ulli had already developed sailing feelings on his home meadow, things really got down to business in Münster on the Aasee. First of all, Jörg Feder and Thomas Jatsch measured boats no. 1000 (from For-Sail) and 1001 (from Ulli Libor) - with positive results. Thomas Jatsch and Jörg Feder doing the precision work. Then we went up and into the water for a swim test. It shows ...
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Ulli's trim trick box 5 (9)

Ulli's trim-trick box 5 (9)

As promised, Ulli Libor opens his box of tricks for the fittings on his new Super3. A lot of experience, plus a lot of thought and trial and error, have resulted in the following arrangements. Fig. 1: Towing eye, jib luff and forestay Fig. 2: labeled ends on the piano Fig. 3: simple mainsheet guide, boom: thin rubber for spinnaker pole retractor in front Figure 4: thin rubber so that red spinnaker pole retractor can slip off, thick rubber on the pulley for spinnaker pole retractor aft picture 5: black kicker - when there is calm, slide is forward ...
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