Dave Gerr Boat Strength Scantling

Discussion in 'Boat Design' started by valery gaulin, Aug 18, 2018.

  1. Alik
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    Alik Senior Member

    Yes it does, use part -2, this is so far the best standard for sailboat stability.
    (However it is quite complicated standard, watch carefully loading conditions/tanks/persons for each criteria)
     
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  2. gonzo
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    gonzo Senior Member

    Gerr's scantlings are similar to Herreshoff's. They are based on a compilation of data, related to displacement.
     

  3. TANSL
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    ... and many other things, which does not mean that, almost in the third decade of the 21st century, it is the most appropriate procedure.
     
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