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Thread: Amex mast - bend curve
20th July 2014, 04:44 PM #1
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Amex mast - bend curve
Does anyone know which bend curve Amex masts have?
20th July 2014, 04:52 PM #2
It may depend which Amex mast you mean.
I was told that Amex Supermodel RDMs had a constant curve with a slight flex top and that is more or less right.
But I find my 370 Supermodel has a more flex top than the 4m version. It's like the 370 is relatively stiffer lower down.
The greater flex top of the 370 means the head of the sail opens a touch earlier as you downhaul, but with the right downhaul and outhaul settings I'm very happy with the wind range and tuning range I get out of my sails.
They seem to be durable masts considering how light they are. The 4m Supermodel weighs just 1.35kgs.
I have no commercial connection with the brand but like their masts and booms. However, I can't seem to find any website for their stuff.
Last edited by basher; 20th July 2014 at 05:11 PM.Main boards: Flare 101, NuEvo 86, Reactor 82, NuEvo 73. Powered by Severne Blades and S1s.
21st July 2014, 08:07 AM #3
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