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Re: Hobie 21-SE & Me [Re: Pirate] #271021
04/02/14 09:21 AM
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wonder if those water activated pfd systems would work?

Or would it deploy at every capsize, thereby negating the effect..?


Jay

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Re: Hobie 21-SE & Me [Re: waterbug_wpb] #271029
04/02/14 10:11 AM
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Originally Posted by waterbug_wpb
wonder if those water activated pfd systems would work?

Or would it deploy at every capsize, thereby negating the effect..?


Or when it rains.


Jake Kohl
Re: Hobie 21-SE & Me [Re: Capt.Andy] #271044
04/02/14 02:02 PM
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Originally Posted by Capt.Andy
TeamChums - in reading through many posts - you seem to have excellent working knowledge of the 21se... What would you recommend as the best available rudder for the 21se if you're going to fly a chute?


Never flew a chute on my 21 before, so i got no idea ; sorry.


I personally do NOT like the looks of the stock set-up
for they call the spinnaker ; looks more like an Over-sized
Drifter to me, and it's placed TO0oo far forward of the
balance point of the hull, so Ya Need a Lot of rudder.

Bille







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