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Active message board for owners of the Irwin sailing boats. Over750 members and extensive message archives with search facility.
Horner reviews the thinking behind this design, its construction methods, and its history, including pricing history. He identifies design or construction problems that have been found in older boats. Comments include: ". . . good performance under a wide range of wind conditions, and rigging shrouds are well inboard allowing good sheeting angles and good windward performance."