How can I calculate the optimised thickness of a strip plaking?

Discussion in 'Wooden Boat Building and Restoration' started by jb, Oct 21, 2003.

  1. jb

    jb Guest

    I' m looking for information about the way of calculate the load in one strip planking hull. In fact I want to optimise one hull in strip planking.
    If you have any informations about this problem please send me a mail.
    Yours faithfully

  2. gonzo
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    gonzo Senior Member

    Herreshoff's scantling rules or David Gerr's.
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