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Design
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Boat Design (396 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.
581 13,423
Stability (15 Viewing)
Discuss stability issues and calculations, power and sail.
769 13,314
Class Societies (7 Viewing)
Scantling Rules, updates and discussion on Society Classification: Lloyds, ABS, DNV, ISO ...
321 3,710
Powerboats (57 Viewing)
Discuss production and custom powerboats and powerboat design.
Sub-Forums: Propulsion (link)
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Propulsion (125 Viewing)
Discuss marine engines, drives, and propulsion systems.
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5,179 60,652
Motorsailers (6 Viewing)
Discuss monohull and multihull motorsailers and motorsailer design.
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Sailboats (121 Viewing)
Discuss monohull sailboat design, production and custom monohull sailboats.
3,807 70,760
Multihulls (114 Viewing)
Discuss multi-hull sailboat design, production and custom sailing catamarans and trimarans.
2,601 68,809
Discuss onboard mechanical, hydraulic, and electric control systems, monitoring, navigation, communication, systems integration and onboard computer systems.
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Software (25 Viewing)
Discuss marine design software: hull design, fairing, modeling, rendering, and CNC.
2,664 22,323

Collaboration
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Option One (4 Viewing)
Collaborative design of a power cruiser: trailerable, 300 mile range, economical at cruise & displacement speeds.
01-09-2015 01:30 PM Go to last post
67 1,727
Projects & Proposals (14 Viewing)
An open forum to generate ideas for collaborative design projects.
329 6,649

Construction
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Boatbuilding (282 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding projects, methods, plans & kits, ask questions, and share your experiences.
9,247 106,778
Materials (31 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding materials: composites, woods, metals, plastics, and finishes.
2,346 23,875
Marketplace (31 Viewing)
Boatbuilding materials, tools, equipment, molds, tooling and custom projects for sale or trade.
Sub-Forums: Boat Molds
2,243 10,916

Employment and Education
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Education (2 Viewing)
Discuss schools and programs of Naval Architecture and Yacht Design and entry paths into a boat design career.
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02-04-2017 05:51 PM Go to last post
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Services & Employment (29 Viewing)
Post positions available and marine design and boatbuilding services offered.
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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.
3,930 131,635

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