PLANCHEMAG SPECIAL TESTS 2017
SUNRAY 7.5 2017 / The cam sail to suit everyone
ON THE WATER
In poor wind conditions, the Sunray 7.5 (one of the smaller surface areas) is the least effective of the group when transitioning to planing but also in maintaining it, especially if you have to sail close to the wind. The problem is a lack of power on the back hand, even if you opt for the upper clew position. You'll need to select the 8m2 to increase the number of horses under the bonnet on lakes... (complete test report available on planchemag.fr)
+ Control, stability, profile rotation when gybing, speed, not physically demanding, light once moving.
- Less power in light winds to keep planing and for sailing close to the wind.