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You are describing the mast.

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Q: An upright pole that holds a boats sail?
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What is on a boat and holds up a sail?

the pole that holds up the sail is called the mast

What is a pole on a sailboat?

a pole is used on symmetrical boats, or a boat that has the spinnaker, or kite, out in front of it. An A-Symmetrical boat puts the spinnaker to the side. A-Symmetrical boats use a bowsprit to hold the sail out in front of the boat, but Symmetricals use a pole. it clips onto the mast of the boat, and the other ends holds the sail.

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A pole in the middle of a sailboat that holds up the sail?

It is a mast

A pole on a sailboat that holds the sail?

The vertical pole on a sailboat is called the mast, but at the bottom of the sail is horizontal pole called a boom. On the Tall Ships, the horizontal pole AT THE TOP of the sail is called the yardarm.

The pole on a sailboat that holds the sail?

The mast.Answer:The vertical spar the sail attaches to is the Mast. The horizontal spar is called a Boom.

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Do sail boats have motors?

some sail boats have moters onley big sail boats have moters not small ones

What are the poles called that are on a sailboat that holds the sails?

Mast (vertical, leading edge of sail), Boom (horizontal,bottom of sail), and a spinnaker pole if you use a spinnaker which is a sail type

Boats sail plural or singular?

Boats sail is plural. A boat sails is singular.

What do you call a sail holder?

The mast is the upright mailsail holder. A sprit is a pole that extends diagonally across a fore-and-aft sail from the lower part of the mast to the peak of the sail. Also see bowsprit. All are called sail holders. Tks, Sina.

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