Im looking at these, reading them,
but strugling to get an easy overview,
Im not a designer, who's been into designing boats/ yachts or...
thanks for your concern..
but not needed..
thing is we want to get a "different" boat out on the water,
within c40 specs, but quite a bit...
does anyone has a sort of a blue print for waterballast, for study purpose?
And I didnt wanted to keep this from you...
an oportunety to flush the urine bottle:
copied this picture from my mobile...
Thats what I thought....:confused:
cant really seem to find any interesting info on these reaching struts..
yes, thats the plann if we decide to buildt the boat within class40 parameters.
I know these on the IMOCA's these are "trawler rigs" and located near the mast,
on my (first) picture, these are fitted and the stern of the...
what/ how/ why?
cant really find any good images of it, but looks interesting...
parameters are not really clear, Ill discuss this with my client tomorrow,
sailing is offshore and bloody fast..
we have an initial design, but...
How would you open valves?
if your sailing singlehanded... what would you use?
I havent found anything yet..
and for the pump(s), 24 volt...
that will be the case here too.. for most of the time, depending on operation
but we are only working out how/ what/ when etc..
how many amps is that kind of contraption pulling, engine would need to run, I think?
minutes.. size would be a bout 1200 - 1500 liters
there were only one or two of these tri's made,
one is sailing in brittany, bought by a french guy some years ago, as far as I know, no further...
as mentioned in the starting post, the boat will be near similar to a class40, but would not compete in that class.
ballast will consist of...
Thanks for the links, I'll go through them the coming week,
we're still drawing a preliminairy design, this week I'll be...
Hi Phil and Gonzo,
Im gathering info for building a 40-ish foot boat, not being a class40,
In the past Ive been busy with guidance in...
Im busy on getting info on water ballast while getting busy and inplementing ideas for a 40-ish foot design on a boat.
set up for four tanks,...