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Technical Articles
Changes to the Specifications of the Starboat Hull
Sheer radius changes ...
Jan 9, 2006, 14:02

Technical Articles
Thoughts on Boat Renovation
How to make an older Star competitive ...
Nov 25, 2005, 10:24

Technical Articles
Announcement from the TAB - Interpretations to Specifications
Interpretations of backstays, jibstays, cockpit ...
May 2, 2005, 10:24

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Star Class Weight Chart
Weight chart of skippers and crews in kilograms and pounds ...
Dec 21, 2004, 11:58

Technical Articles
New Measurers for the Star Class
News from the Technical Advisory Board ...
Sep 27, 2004, 21:31

Technical Articles
Lifting Rudders - Clarification
Clarification concerning existing boats with lifting rudders...

Mar 24, 2004, 19:14

Technical Articles
Lifting Rudder Outlawed
Lifting rudders will not be allowed in Star boats...

Feb 10, 2004, 20:14

Technical Articles
History of Mader Star Boats
In 1976, Buchan boats were considered to be the fastest and it was very important for Mader to secure an agreement to build Buchan designed Stars in Europe ...
Jul 28, 2003, 15:54

Technical Articles
Crew and Helm Communications Upwind
How much verbal tactical help can the crew give the skipper upwind ...
Apr 29, 2003, 17:11

Technical Articles
Update on the Star Class from Seahorse Magazine
Update on hulls, masts and sails from Seahorse Magazine ...
Apr 22, 2003, 10:30

Technical Articles
Powering Up
Powering up the Star ...
Apr 16, 2003, 15:13

Technical Articles
Preparing Your Mast
Preparing your mast properly ...
Apr 16, 2003, 15:07

Technical Articles
A Star Is Reborn
Rebuilding an old Star.
Apr 16, 2003, 15:04

Technical Articles
Becoming A Better Crew
The crew position on a Starboat is regarded as one of the most challenging in all of sailing ...
Apr 16, 2003, 14:57

Technical Articles
Finding The Perfect Crew
The most difficult thing in the world ...
Apr 16, 2003, 14:54

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