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Design
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Boat Design (347 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.
577 13,389
Stability (24 Viewing)
Discuss stability issues and calculations, power and sail.
764 13,282
Class Societies (6 Viewing)
Scantling Rules, updates and discussion on Society Classification: Lloyds, ABS, DNV, ISO ...
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321 3,696
Powerboats (32 Viewing)
Discuss production and custom powerboats and powerboat design.
Sub-Forums: Propulsion (link)
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Propulsion (124 Viewing)
Discuss marine engines, drives, and propulsion systems.
5,169 60,554
Motorsailers (17 Viewing)
Discuss monohull and multihull motorsailers and motorsailer design.
12-25-2016 08:26 PM Go to last post
121 3,424
Sailboats (106 Viewing)
Discuss monohull sailboat design, production and custom monohull sailboats.
3,803 70,618
Multihulls (99 Viewing)
Discuss multi-hull sailboat design, production and custom sailing catamarans and trimarans.
2,585 68,044
Discuss onboard mechanical, hydraulic, and electric control systems, monitoring, navigation, communication, systems integration and onboard computer systems.
699 9,401
Software (38 Viewing)
Discuss marine design software: hull design, fairing, modeling, rendering, and CNC.
2,662 22,305

Collaboration
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Collaborative design of a power cruiser: trailerable, 300 mile range, economical at cruise & displacement speeds.
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67 1,727
Projects & Proposals (7 Viewing)
An open forum to generate ideas for collaborative design projects.
327 6,612

Construction
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Boatbuilding (226 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding projects, methods, plans & kits, ask questions, and share your experiences.
9,228 106,579
Materials (33 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding materials: composites, woods, metals, plastics, and finishes.
2,337 23,768
Marketplace (32 Viewing)
Boatbuilding materials, tools, equipment, molds, tooling and custom projects for sale or trade.
Sub-Forums: Boat Molds
2,236 10,897

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.
797 5,670
Services & Employment (3 Viewing)
Post positions available and marine design and boatbuilding services offered.
1,715 5,828

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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