|Concept:||The length of the oar is set at the inboard handle. By adjusting the length of the oar and keeping the gearing and span/spread fixed, the overlap/overshoot can be adjusted. Also see:
Spread (sweep rowing)
Overshoot (sweep rowing)
|Sizes:||Measured in centimeters.
Sweep oar: 367cm – 375cm
Scull oar: 280cm – 291cm
|Measure:||Using a tape measure or adjustment scale on the oar. The length is measured from the center of the blade to the end of the handle.|
|Adjust:||Loosen the clamp screw, adjust the handle, and tighten the clamp screw again.|
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