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  1. nwguy replied to the thread Aka attachments to Nacra 5.2 hulls as amas.

    Well, it worked when it was a foil boat. It's pipe, not tubing. The wall thickness is probably 3/16". Pretty rigid pipe.

    Apr 4, 2020 at 9:24 PM
  2. nwguy replied to the thread Aka attachments to Nacra 5.2 hulls as amas.

    Upchurchmr, I don't have rudders on the amas, so I don't ever intend to fly the main hull. With the beam I have (boat is 17' wide), it's...

    Apr 4, 2020 at 4:39 PM
  3. nwguy attached a file to the thread Aka attachments to Nacra 5.2 hulls as amas.

    The junction where the strut meets the hull is 9" above the bottom of the hull, and 4" above the scum line on the hull that shows the...

    struts1.jpg struts2.jpg struts3.jpg Apr 4, 2020 at 4:30 PM
  4. nwguy replied to the thread Aka attachments to Nacra 5.2 hulls as amas.

    Upchurchmr, you are exactly right. I'm waiting on delivery of some sunbrella fabric and a zipper to make my jib cover, and I need to...

    Apr 4, 2020 at 11:30 AM
  5. nwguy replied to the thread Aka attachments to Nacra 5.2 hulls as amas.

    Revintage, the waterline at the stern of the vaka is probably too high. In this boat's previous incarnation, the foiling T rudder it had...

    Apr 4, 2020 at 11:07 AM
  6. nwguy attached a file to the thread Aka attachments to Nacra 5.2 hulls as amas.

    A friend let me use his industrial sewing machine and I finally got my tramps made and installed. Used mesh from this company:...

    tramps3.jpg tramps2.jpg tramps1.jpg Apr 3, 2020 at 8:43 PM