Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show

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Storm/Steering Drogues and Para-Anchors

Date: Friday, April 20, 2018

Time: 2:15pm - 3:15pm

Location: Craneway Seminar Pavilion

Cost: Free

Speaker: Zack Smith

Shark Drogue inventor, Zack Smith provides tips on how to simplify the use of para-anchors and storm drogues. Formulas for rode adjustment, bridles, riding sail and weight set- ups for all vessel types are examined.

Seminar Speaker

Zack Smith

Zack Smith for over twenty years has published numerous training videos, technical reports, and articles related to the testing and development of para-anchors and strom Drogues. Smith has worked with the US Navy, US Coast Guard, and NASA in an effort to improve drag device safety.

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