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Boat Design (256 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 (18 Viewing)
Discuss stability issues and calculations, power and sail.
665 12,107
Class Societies (2 Viewing)
Scantling Rules, updates and discussion on Society Classification: Lloyds, ABS, DNV, ISO ...
291 3,370
Powerboats (64 Viewing)
Discuss production and custom powerboats and powerboat design.
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Propulsion (91 Viewing)
Discuss marine engines, drives, and propulsion systems.
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Motorsailers (5 Viewing)
Discuss monohull and multihull motorsailers and motorsailer design.
115 3,286
Sailboats (82 Viewing)
Discuss monohull sailboat design, production and custom monohull sailboats.
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Multihulls (48 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 (20 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 (4 Viewing)
An open forum to generate ideas for collaborative design projects.
293 5,925

Construction
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Boatbuilding (188 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding projects, methods, plans & kits, ask questions, and share your experiences.
8,657 98,763
Materials (24 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding materials: composites, woods, metals, plastics, and finishes.
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Marketplace (29 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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Education (3 Viewing)
Discuss schools and programs of Naval Architecture and Yacht Design and entry paths into a boat design career.
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Services & Employment (4 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.
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