Assymetric foils/hulls on a proa.

Discussion in 'Multihulls' started by Alex.A, Feb 23, 2011.

  1. Alex.A
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    Alex.A Senior Member

    How much assymetry is too much? From Gary Dierkings to The port madison proa (duckworks)....
    Heard talk of too much lift here on other threads - for cats tho. Seems to make a lot more sense on a proa tho....?
    Why dont proa's use assymetric foils/daggerboards?
  2. garydierking
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    garydierking Senior Member

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