I love Mingming's design, simple and secure systems, designed to be rowed and single-handed.

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By thinking deeply about the problems and addressing each in turn, Roger Taylor systematically minimized the risks of his voyage.

@neauoire your post sent me on a brief mission to discover what would be involved in converting my Cal 20 to a junk rig.

Looks like slightly more than I want to take on right now, what with moving the mast. Still though, the advantages are pretty compelling.

@dualhammers His book is excellent, Rekka has been devouring it lately.

"Mingming & the Art of Minimal Ocean Sailing"

@neauoire I'm at the point where there are so many good books I want to read I normally have no interest in checking RSS in the morning

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