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a pole on a sailboat is a mast

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The pole on a sailboat that holds the sails?

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A pole on a sailboat that holds the sail?

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

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

It is called the mast


What is a pole in the middle of a sailboat that hold up the sails?

It is called mast.


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Mast, spar or boom all fit this description.


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What pole is in the middle of a sailboat and holds up the sails?

The pole you are referring to is called the mast. If the boat only has one mast it is usually not in the middle of the boat but is normally found in the forward third of the boat.


What is a pole on a sailboat that holds the sails?

on most boats today there is one verticle "pole", the mast. one horizontal "pole" the boom. on older boats like scows and optimists the diagonal pole is called the sprit. there can also be a spinnaker pole which you clip onto the mast to hold out the spinnaker on a run or a reech. on a asymmetric boat the spinnie pole is pulled out when the spinnie is raised, you cann't and shouldn't clip it onto the mast.


What is The pole on a sailboat that holds sails?

on most boats today there is one verticle "pole", the mast. one horizontal "pole" the boom. on older boats like scows and optimists the diagonal pole is called the sprit. there can also be a spinnaker pole which you clip onto the mast to hold out the spinnaker on a run or a reech. on a asymmetric boat the spinnie pole is pulled out when the spinnie is raised, you cann't and shouldn't clip it onto the mast.


What is a pole on a sailboat that holds the sails called?

Masts, or see: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_are_ship_poles_calledfor a more indepth answer.


What kind racing might a competitor use trapeze in?

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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.


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


When a sailboat overtakes a powerboat which vessel is the stand-on vessel?

When a sailboat overtakes a powerboat, the powerboat is the stand-on vessel. (Ref: SB-29)


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Yes, sailboat is a compound word. (sail + boat = sailboat)


What powers a sailboat?

Wind powers a sailboat.


What part of speech is sailboat?

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Where was the sailboat invented?

The sailboat was invented in Ancient Mesopotamia.