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March 08, 2011

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Keith Allso

They are called Gaffers becouse of the rig they have , Gaff rigged boats have a 4 sided main sail. unlike the new boats of today have a bermuda rig which is 3 sided triangle shape. The gaff will capture the slightest of breeze unlike the modern sails.

Nice to see my photo here. Keith Allso

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