Step-by-step guide to installing lazy jacks.
Well-illustrated primer on how to adjust the halyard or cunningham, outhaul, mast bend, boom vang, main sheet and traveler for good sail shape in varying conditions.
A mixed bag of responses by Neri to questions about sail decisions. Although you need to look around, there is plenty of substantive advice on choosing, rigging, and reefing your boomed sails.
Succinct illustrated summaries of sailmaking methods, the particular sails, their trim and handling, and related topics. Chapter 4 covers mainsails, genoas and other jibs, normal, cruising, and asymmetrical spinnakers, spinnaker dousing sock, staysails, drifter, blast reacher, and storm sails. Chapter 5 covers mainsail trim.
Allows the boom to be controlled from the cockpit. If an accidental jibe occurs, the brake will dissipate the shock load and keep the boom from flying across.