Sailing Archive: Emergency Steering Drogue set-up and training

Posted By on February 15, 2017

Video training on setting up a speed limiting drogue for emergency steering on a sailboat.

33 minute training video demonstrates two popular approaches that give racers and cruisers more than one option when steering a disabled vessel with a damaged or lost rudder. Each drogue is deployed according to the manufactures recommendations with lots of new techniques

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