that makes sense
wickedgood, i am supporting an idea of a similar design but different purpose.
8'x20' all plywood and 2x4's house boat style
in hopes of doing...
Bud Melges class c racing scow...
Has two positions for the rudder placement at 3' apart on center line.
Is this for the weight of the crew or...
Any thoughts on the value of a class c racing scow would be?
Mid 1950's , mint condition, canvas on wood, built by Bud Melges.
What is the...
Thanks for the info, I like the explanation of asthetically pleasing for the reason behind a raked mast.
Why do some masts lean to the aft of the vessel?
Is it possible to create a bow lifting force or angle, one mast, two?
Pygmay's w.g.w. Gardener suggested sprit or marconi.
Why have i not seen a gaff rig on one?
The sprit sail doesnt reef easily.
looking for a small diesel to push a 20' heavy built scow 7 knots ???
names of distributers ? preferances ? horsepower ???