I had a client who insisted on putting Merc. O/B's on a boat I
- It was all about price.
For a little bit more he could have had...
To vinnyt :
We built a sport/ fish catamaran - at 25' x 8'.
That topped over 40 mph.
This vessel design can easily be extended...
To jack frost:
There are multiple design considerations around the
configuration of bridge decks and tunnels.
It sounds like...
Rough Water and multi - hulls
To jack frost:
your comments are appreciated - as they hit on
an area that I consider critical.
Off - shore CHALLANGE
One thing Mr. Dashew and I agree on is:
- LONG and THIN !!
.....wether 'tis mono or multi.
I was born in South Africa. Therefore, I have,
I flatter myself, an understanding of the South African mindset....
Re: Beam Design.
One reason a Tri, generaly, will have a stiffer forestay is
because a beams resistance to...
We appreciate that you are working to the limits of
Also, you are right - what are the terms...
Your vessel looks fine and your specs. are appropriate
to LONG range travel.
Also, you indicate a reasonable...
The list of people eager to assist you seems a little short.
Send me an E - mail, listing your budget and time line.
Seaworthyness - Power Cats
To taniwha :
I have designed and built, both: Power Cats and Power Trimarans.
That are all seaworthy vessels....
" Self - Rescuing "
To sharpii2 :
" Self - Rescuing " is a MUCH better term.
Which the Wizard Brothers - from Michigan came...
Having designed AND built vessels in all the materials
you define - I can tell you what my choice would be.
A Sane and Rational person....
for saying what some of us might be too
timid to say..............!...
To Mr. Doug Lord:
Like Mr. Perry - messers Morrelli, Melvin
and Reynolds have the respect of their peers.
Self Righting - The Myth of......
I think it's time we all chipped in and paid for xarax to
go on some voyages on the various types...
Wood with Alum.
Thankyou Syed !!
Some hard numbers to refer to.
So please note - bertho:
The expansion coefficient of the the ferros...
You are satisfied with the condition of your hull.
Also you indicate a level of...
NEW to OLD
When I hear 30 yr old anything - I tend to take a deep breath......
The due date for Jet plane in commercial...
Alum. and wood
To: - Yachtsmanbill
- Steel and wood are much closer in behaviour than Alum. and wood.