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Boat Design (243 Viewing)
Discuss boat design concepts, projects, plans, reviews, resources, and general design topics.
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Technical discussion on fluid dynamics: theory and analysis.
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Stability (29 Viewing)
Discuss stability issues and calculations, power and sail.
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Class Societies (3 Viewing)
Scantling Rules, updates and discussion on Society Classification: Lloyds, ABS, DNV, ISO ...
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305 3,546
Powerboats (36 Viewing)
Discuss production and custom powerboats and powerboat design.
Sub-Forums: Propulsion (link)
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Propulsion (115 Viewing)
Discuss marine engines, drives, and propulsion systems.
4,967 57,899
Motorsailers (7 Viewing)
Discuss monohull and multihull motorsailers and motorsailer design.
118 3,400
Sailboats (90 Viewing)
Discuss monohull sailboat design, production and custom monohull sailboats.
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Multihulls (47 Viewing)
Discuss multi-hull sailboat design, production and custom sailing catamarans and trimarans.
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Discuss onboard mechanical, hydraulic, and electric control systems, monitoring, navigation, communication, systems integration and onboard computer systems.
656 8,963
Software (18 Viewing)
Discuss marine design software: hull design, fairing, modeling, rendering, and CNC.
2,568 21,650

Collaboration
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Option One (2 Viewing)
Collaborative design of a power cruiser: trailerable, 300 mile range, economical at cruise & displacement speeds.
05-09-2015 03:22 AM Go to last post
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Projects & Proposals (13 Viewing)
An open forum to generate ideas for collaborative design projects.
by JINLEE
02-03-2016 11:22 PM Go to last post
313 6,394

Construction
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Boatbuilding (191 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding projects, methods, plans & kits, ask questions, and share your experiences.
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Materials (21 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding materials: composites, woods, metals, plastics, and finishes.
2,249 22,884
Marketplace (27 Viewing)
Boatbuilding materials, tools, equipment, molds, tooling and custom projects for sale or trade.
Sub-Forums: Boat Molds
2,148 10,535

Employment and Education
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Education (3 Viewing)
Discuss schools and programs of Naval Architecture and Yacht Design and entry paths into a boat design career.
01-29-2016 04:05 AM Go to last post
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Services & Employment (4 Viewing)
Post positions available and marine design and boatbuilding services offered.
by CDBarry
01-15-2016 03:34 PM Go to last post
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Community
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Enjoy friendly conversation with other forum members and boaters on marine-related topics, boats, and boating in general.
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