- In this instance the Whipstaff is planned to work like a Tiller,,, pull to Port turns to Starboard etc.
I like that because, with a weather...
Regarding your line ... "Yo're buildin' a boat outa wood? Howya gonna keep th' water out?"
A while ago I was thinking about building a...
RED ARROW again.
The Red Arrow is the direction of pull on the Top of the staff, not the direction of the boat.
Just like a Tiller, pull to...
Red Arrow--- (( Rough Sketch attached ))
The Geometry of the cable and block rigging is intended so that.....
If you pull the Top...
Some fishermen round here still use a whip staff to steer motors.
Usually seen when steering is way in the bow for bait net casting...
I know it's a very rough skech.. Just intended for conceptualization.
( There is a bulkhead in the hull as planned which the Cable can...
Just thought the cabin form might be of interest.
Seeing 27 pages, I haven't looked back, but attach lines for Carolina Schooners from Chappell.
A Cabin will catch some windage,, but...
Oh ,, I see what you are referring to,
but isn't this simply neutralizing or amplifying waves after they are made?
Wouldn't the power...
Whipstaff vs. Wheel.
Some folks prefer tiller “ feel” to a wheel, but, for a Center Cockpit, a tiller is very impractical,, so, I'm thinking...
It would seem to me that making a wave of any sort, any where requires power.
Consequently, wouldn't the objective be to reduce...
I can't quite get my mind around the issue, but I believe it may be more important for displacement forms and speeds, as I...
From a quick look, it looks good.
There appears to be some relation to Vectorworks.
I have Vectorworks for A&E work, but never...
But of Course, and as is usually my luck ,, I use 10.4.
In other THreads I see that FREEship seems to be the SW
of most folks on Boat...
What do you think about the little bubble holes shown in the previous PDF?
( Is the drawing understandable ??)
Lots of Steering vanes, devices and rigs ,, and a number of examples and comments in other Threads.
J. Slocum simply tied off the wheel...
Tom et al. ,
Good information and consistent with my limited experience.
However,, irrespective of racing rules, the objective of all...
What's the latest scuttlebutt on Mac OSX design programs?
A Quick Reply..
I built a Jet Drive Power Boat with channels inboard P&S of each chine. (You Tube>Sea Skiff 22)
If I balance fore...
An observation from an experience, and , not to intrude on your Thread, another question that may or may not be relevant.