step in the deck/gunwale
It is a foot steep to come abord in low water, it also help to drop the anchor.
For fun I painted black like it was a...
In the water !!
No numbers yet, the old 115 drop me after 20mn of testing :(
I am waiting the fuel meter from Boatbandits.
The 17" prop is to...
Hi all !
The new boat is nearly finished, in the water next week or so !
You will have numbers soon !
500kg for the hull...
12kt using 0.35L/nautical mile (half loaded boat-no wind)
100 hours of navigation, must be around 1500 nautical miles !!
The boat is OK except...
Planing and Displacement Boats
Thank's Per Magne, it is interesting to compare planing et displacement boats in the 20 Kt range !
Hi all ! new drawing !
The complete boat will be 14m long by 3.2m wide / 600kg with 70 to 90 hp outboard /...
My weight is not precise but between 350 and 400kg for the nude boat without motor.
Sorry no recent pic of interior
Thank's all, very nice of you !
My new project is a bit bigger : 15m but should stay very light (around 500kg)
I made a pic with the actual...
Hi all ! NEWS
I wetted the bottom of my new boat !!!!
12m long by 3.7m large / 450 kg with the motor.
50 hp Suz 4 stock give me 24 knots...
The boat is a bit heavier than expected : 400kg insted of 300 planed.
I catch a Suzuki 50 hp 4 strocks.
Roll dampening and dihedral
The simplest thing would be to have 10 to 15 deg of dihedral angle like on planes with 2 to 2.5 deg incidence on...
My favorit spot is 25 Nautics away and my country is verry windy (20/25kt) so I am scared about flat surfaces ! :)
Video of the 1/12th model
12m by 3.5m / 300gk for the hull / 30 hp outboard / transport 8 boys / 5l per hour & 14/15 knots.
A pic to illustrate "faux tri"
500 to 600 kg for the hull / 12m long / 30 hp for 15 knots.
Just have to drop small hulls
the cabin is 226cm Width
What about a stabilized Monohull / trimaran
300 kg(hull only) / 11.80m by 3.5m / 30hp
1000W & 8 knots
Top speed 20 Knots
Cruise speed 15/18...
Dick, look in "Private Messages"
The out board edges of the tunnel entrances where just to flat and made lots of sprays, now the sprays are captured in tunnels....