What Should I Do with My Traveler?
The traveler is a great sail control that when used correctly can make a big difference. Quantum’s Dave Flynn explains the best way to use the traveler to get the perfect mainsail trim. The traveler is a great sail control when it comes to fine-tuning the mainsail to maximize power and control helm and heel angle upwind. A general rule of thumb is to use the mainsheet first for the gross tuning, then fine-tune using the traveler.