Technical Topics - Boat Tuning, Handling Techniques and Improvements.
This page updated on 17/06/2019.
The purpose of this Section is to build a shared resource for Members containing useful articles about sailing and maintaining the Wanderer.
Any Member who has a tip or some advice involving - improving the speed, comfort, convenience, handling or safety - indeed any area of the Wanderer Dinghy's specification and wishes to share it with other members then please email me.
|Rig set-up & tuning||Rig Tuning|
Adjusting for conditions
Sailing Faster Hints & Tips
Sailing Off Wind
Higher, Faster, Get There Quicker
Spinnaker without chute
Spinnaker with chute
Spinnaker Sheet Catcher
Alt Single Line Reefing System
|Boat & equipment||
Use of the Traveller
12:1 Kicking Strap
Centreboard Friction Mod
Proposed centre main & Slot Gaskets
|Maintaining boat & equipment||
Access the Stem head deck fittings
Swapping Steel/Wood Centre Board
Winter Maintenance Schedule
Floorboard plan/fitting guidance
Anglo Marine 'Surf' Trailer Manufacturer
|Tips & good ideas||
Used Boats Buyers Check List
Mast Lowering Afloat
Fit A Topping Lift
Ideas for attaching Fenders
More Fender Arrangements
The useful 'Trahair' Knot
|Outboards||Fitting an outboard bracket|