How about a crew member who spends endless hours on the wheel, doesn’t eat or sleep, and never complains? A self steering windvane will steer your boat for short distances or across oceans with absolutely no power consumption Let us walk you through various systems and how they work. Having an emergency rudder is another consideration, and should be high on every offshore sailor’s list!
Self Steering Windvanes and Emergency Rudders
Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018
Time: 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Location: Craneway Seminar Pavilion
Speaker: Sarah and Will Curry
Will & Sarah Curry bought their first boat in Mexico in 2012. After Will showed Sarah the ropes, they sailed into the sunset- West, across the incredible South Pacific. SV Hydroquest sold in Australia, but knew they were addicted to the lifestyle… On to Boat #2. After outfitting their Jeanneau 43 in Vancouver, they set….