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By Dan Beard

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Fig. 143 
Plain Sprit Leg-of-Mutton.

The Sprit Leg-of-Mutton Sail has this advantage, that the clew of the sail is much higher than the tack, thus avoiding the danger of dipping the clew in the water and tripping the boat.

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Figs. 144 & 145
Another Form of the Sprit Sail

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