The traveller is a travelling car mounted across a sailing boat (athwartships) and attached to a block system controlling the main sheet. It is used to adjust the angle of attack of the sail to the wind which alters the boats centre of effort.
By SailingQuiz November 2019 Category: Sailing Terms
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