Thick skined ... hull
12mm is thicker than most
Firstly, i am not a naval architect
But I am a strong believer in thick skinned...
Today i celebrate with all those who have the good fortune to reside in Aus yes i was born and bred here of free english decent and prior...
Many helpful persons
Hi Billy doc
i seconded your comments that there are many helpful persons who use boatdesign net
research shows that a...
compound curved plate
Today my aim is hard chine and more sailing time
1/2 inch hull plate
Unfortunately the North West Passage will again be navigatable as it was in 1420 CE due to gloabal warming!
Here's two sets of figures to ponder
11metre, cat, power semi-displacement 18kns 18lts per hr...
I agree with yipster metric is the go
grew up with both in Aus
rebuilds i do in the system of measurement that is in place
Hard chine 15m, 15tonne, sloop 10 mm hull (save much labour for alittle asthectics, see www.strongall)
Why 10mm? - robust,...
Aluminum world prices
I am interested to know the best world price also
In Australia we use 5083 (H116 m pl) i was quoted $7.40 Aud per...
My question relates to reducing a 1.8 m draft, 3m toe, 3.3 mean keel length, cord of 300mm attached to a 14.2m LWL crusing sloop
One more for the list
I like the R14
True story re sailing on friday
I was running as mate on a small/oldish (60fter) prawn trawler in the gulf (Nth E Aust.)
She was a wet boat...
well, that is fantastic - your deals so far!!!!
A great bargan hunter
Having rebuilt from scratch a Diamond Reo...
19mm glass for house windows
I have not been onboard a vessel that has taken a solid wave over the wheel house
I intend to...
Re: forward sloping pilothouse windows
I personal prefer them and at 50 ft they will look ok
Most of the gulf (Gulf of...
I am new to this forum but find generally it is a very good forum
It is most important to be clear in what we say and leave the emotion...
Yes i believe it was travacalm
thanks for that info i will try for them again
To all bilinguals
My hearty congratulations to one and all of you who having two or more languages at their disposal
It is i who is...
Where are we today with shipboard forward display units, accuracy, reliability and cost compared to sonar :?:
Whats wrong on these marinised ind./automotive engines (as opposed to a marine diesel with individual cylinder ETG) which...