Code 1: 0.5-0.6 oz Light airs, running or VMG
Code 2: 0.6-0.9 oz All purpose, running
Code 3: 1.5-2.2 oz Heavy airs/reaching
(85% maximum area)
ASYMMETRICAL SPINNAKER A1 (LIGHT RUNNING)
When you are looking to maximum performance downwind in light winds an Hyde Sails A1 what you need. The design has been carefully optimised to create a very smooth shape allow a gentle camber profile across the sail to ease wind flow. Further development of the luff shape and leech twist allow the sheet to be eased a long way opening up the upper leech of the sail and helping acceleration which is especially fast in light and variable winds.
|APPARANT WIND ANGLE RANGE: 100 - 150 DEGREES|
|APPARANT WIND SPEED RANGE: 0 - 9 KNOTS|
ASYMMETRICAL SPINNAKER A2 (ALL PURPOSE)
The HYDE SAILS S2 is your go to downwind sail and is essential for light to medium wind when the angles change dramatically with small pressure increases. It's a stable design that is extremely easy to trim. The design incorporates a flatter broader shoulder head profile, which makes the sail more stable in VMG conditions.
|APPARANT WIND ANGLE RANGE: 95 - 160 DEGREES|
|APPARANT WIND SPEED RANGE: 7 - 16 KNOTS|
ASYMMETRICAL SPINNAKER A3 (HEAVY AIRS/REACHING)
When you need to get the most out of your boat in downwind performance when reaching or sailing higher angles, or in strong winds, you will need a HYDE SAILS A3. The sails sticks to the design philosophy of keep the sail easy to trim. However, the sail is made from heavier cloth and flatter in shape to match the increased speeds being achieved in the greater wind. STABLE - FAST - EASY TO TRIM!
|APPARANT WIND ANGLE: 50 - 150 DEGREES|
|APPARANT WIND SPEED: 15 - 25 KNOTS|