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Boat Design (247 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 (14 Viewing)
Discuss stability issues and calculations, power and sail.
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Class Societies (7 Viewing)
Scantling Rules, updates and discussion on Society Classification: Lloyds, ABS, DNV, ISO ...
322 3,717
Powerboats (25 Viewing)
Discuss production and custom powerboats and powerboat design.
Sub-Forums: Propulsion (link)
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2,406 25,485
Propulsion (104 Viewing)
Discuss marine engines, drives, and propulsion systems.
5,219 61,020
Motorsailers (6 Viewing)
Discuss monohull and multihull motorsailers and motorsailer design.
123 3,458
Sailboats (85 Viewing)
Discuss monohull sailboat design, production and custom monohull sailboats.
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Multihulls (68 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.
715 9,517
Software (36 Viewing)
Discuss marine design software: hull design, fairing, modeling, rendering, and CNC.
2,682 22,398

Collaboration
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Option One (2 Viewing)
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.
332 6,692

Construction
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Boatbuilding (152 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding projects, methods, plans & kits, ask questions, and share your experiences.
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Materials (29 Viewing)
Discuss boatbuilding materials: composites, woods, metals, plastics, and finishes.
2,364 24,035
Marketplace (13 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 (1 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 (2 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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