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Michael Conlon

December 5, 2017 “In heavy winds, 20 plus, is it best to use the traveller or mainsheet to de-power in gusts?”

David Flynn

December 7, 2017 Quantum Expert Answer

I would definitely recommend starting with the mainsheet. It's best to use the traveller for the fine tune and the mainsheet for the gross tune. Here is a great article that dives deeper into the topic! De-Powering the Mainsail with the Traveller and the Mainsheet

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