Boat Design Forums  |  Boat Design Directory  |  Boat Design Gallery  |  Boat Design Book Store  |  Thanks to Our Site Sponsors

Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Most Recent Posts Gallery Images Search

Welcome to the Boat Design Forums.
If you have not yet registered, please take a moment to register. You must Register or Login Above before you can post new threads or replies. If this is your first visit, the FAQ contains answers to common questions about using the Boat Design Forums. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Boat Design, Boatbuilding, and general Boating questions and discussion are always welcome. And answers and advice are always very much appreciated.
Design
  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Boat Design (190 Viewing)
Discuss boat design concepts, projects, plans, reviews, resources, and general design topics.
10,985 160,494
Technical discussion on fluid dynamics: theory and analysis.
407 9,619
Stability (13 Viewing)
Discuss stability issues and calculations, power and sail.
Yesterday 10:21 PM Go to last post
645 11,844
Class Societies (2 Viewing)
Scantling Rules, updates and discussion on Society Classification: Lloyds, ABS, DNV, ISO ...
by TANSL
10-17-2014 03:12 AM Go to last post
280 3,180
Powerboats (30 Viewing)
Discuss production and custom powerboats and powerboat design.
Sub-Forums: Propulsion (link)
by gonzo
Yesterday 07:29 PM Go to last post
2,244 23,261
Propulsion (63 Viewing)
Discuss marine engines, drives, and propulsion systems.
by Barry
10-23-2014 06:23 PM Go to last post
4,669 53,829
Motorsailers (6 Viewing)
Discuss monohull and multihull motorsailers and motorsailer design.
by PAR
10-09-2014 08:26 PM Go to last post
115 3,278
Sailboats (52 Viewing)
Discuss monohull sailboat design, production and custom monohull sailboats.
by bpw
Yesterday 09:43 PM Go to last post
3,505 62,925
Multihulls (63 Viewing)
Discuss multi-hull sailboat design, production and custom sailing catamarans and trimarans.
Today 02:43 AM Go to last post
2,164 54,824
Discuss onboard mechanical, hydraulic, and electric control systems, monitoring, navigation, communication, systems integration and onboard computer systems.
by Fanie
Yesterday 05:35 PM Go to last post
571 7,795
Software (19 Viewing)
Discuss marine design software: hull design, fairing, modeling, rendering, and CNC.
Yesterday 05:16 PM Go to last post
2,420 20,573

Collaboration
  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Option One (2 Viewing)
Collaborative design of a power cruiser: trailerable, 300 mile range, economical at cruise & displacement speeds.
03-05-2014 10:49 PM Go to last post
67 1,724
Projects & Proposals (5 Viewing)
An open forum to generate ideas for collaborative design projects.
by WindRaf
10-23-2014 06:39 AM Go to last post
289 5,762

Construction
  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Boatbuilding (103 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding projects, methods, plans & kits, ask questions, and share your experiences.
Yesterday 06:53 PM Go to last post
8,514 96,456
Materials (32 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding materials: composites, woods, metals, plastics, and finishes.
by PAR
Yesterday 06:27 PM Go to last post
2,096 21,010
Marketplace (13 Viewing)
Boatbuilding materials, tools, equipment, molds, tooling and custom projects for sale or trade.
Sub-Forums: Boat Molds
1,998 9,994

Employment and Education
  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Education (3 Viewing)
Discuss schools and programs of Naval Architecture and Yacht Design and entry paths into a boat design career.
by blaise
10-13-2014 12:48 PM Go to last post
718 5,155
Services & Employment (6 Viewing)
Post positions available and marine design and boatbuilding services offered.
by GMI
Yesterday 10:32 AM Go to last post
1,641 5,571

Community
  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Enjoy friendly conversation with other forum members and boaters on marine-related topics, boats, and boating in general.
3,708 128,321

Featured Photos

by archnav.de
Member Galleries

by heuhen
Member Galleries

by nalves
Member Galleries

by chris.dymond
Member Galleries

by waikikin
Boatbuilding


What's Going On?
Currently Active Users: 776 (10 members and 766 guests)
View Who's Online
Most users ever online was 4,144, 07-23-2008 at 05:49 PM.
Boat Design Forums Statistics
 
Threads: 47,036, Posts: 685,615, Members: 56,154
Welcome to our newest member, Sergej725

Contains New Posts   Forum Contains New Posts
Contains No New Posts   Forum Contains No New Posts

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:03 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Web Site Design and Content Copyright ©1999 - 2014 Boat Design Net