The articles on Sundreamer are in the link page
I don't remember the articles on the design well enough, but looking at Sundreamer from the front the pod cross section looks the same as the beam...
The pods on Sundreamer help the feeling of space inside. Opening out at eye level in what are very narrow hulls.
Still is a striking boat.
Hulls angled out.
The rational for having angled out hulls is to shorten the connecting beam structure, for lightness and strength, while still...
My Ron Given Gulf Tiger in the 80's.
Gulf Tiger. Dawn Treader sailing soon after launching 1980's.
And the same boat last year....
Thanks for the replies.
The dual cable helm Solved my problem.
Anyone know if you can use teleflex mechanical rotary steering system to steer two catamaran rudders, without any other link?
I think the fact that so many balsa cored hulls have to be "re-cored" speaks for itself.
I have fixed balsa cored hulls that have failed for...
I admit to being biased towards ply. Or ply/foam for light weight flat panels, having had a boat built from that for 35 years.
We wooded part of...
Feel sorry for the guy, getting conned into using balsa core.
I've worked on delamination and water absorption issues with too many balsa cored...
Gas and fuel lockers.
Added as some of our requirements for cruising range are changing.