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Boat Design (307 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 (19 Viewing)
Discuss stability issues and calculations, power and sail.
638 11,702
Class Societies (3 Viewing)
Scantling Rules, updates and discussion on Society Classification: Lloyds, ABS, DNV, ISO ...
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278 3,142
Powerboats (41 Viewing)
Discuss production and custom powerboats and powerboat design.
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Propulsion (107 Viewing)
Discuss marine engines, drives, and propulsion systems.
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Motorsailers (6 Viewing)
Discuss monohull and multihull motorsailers and motorsailer design.
114 3,270
Sailboats (103 Viewing)
Discuss monohull sailboat design, production and custom monohull sailboats.
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Multihulls (70 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.
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Software (22 Viewing)
Discuss marine design software: hull design, fairing, modeling, rendering, and CNC.
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Collaboration
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Collaborative design of a power cruiser: trailerable, 300 mile range, economical at cruise & displacement speeds.
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Projects & Proposals (9 Viewing)
An open forum to generate ideas for collaborative design projects.
286 5,652

Construction
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Boatbuilding (177 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding projects, methods, plans & kits, ask questions, and share your experiences.
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Materials (17 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding materials: composites, woods, metals, plastics, and finishes.
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Marketplace (24 Viewing)
Boatbuilding materials, tools, equipment, molds, tooling and custom projects for sale or trade.
Sub-Forums: Boat Molds
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Employment and Education
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Discuss schools and programs of Naval Architecture and Yacht Design and entry paths into a boat design career.
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Services & Employment (3 Viewing)
Post positions available and marine design and boatbuilding services offered.
1,633 5,559

Community
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Enjoy friendly conversation with other forum members and boaters on marine-related topics, boats, and boating in general.
3,698 127,444

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