Kar for sailcraft or planing craft

Discussion in 'Class Societies' started by DUCRUY Jacques, Jul 29, 2012.

  1. DUCRUY Jacques
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    DUCRUY Jacques Junior Member


    Do you know why the calculation of Kar is not the same for sailing craft and planing craft ?

    The Kar of a planing craft vary with the ratio Ad/Ar, but, for a sailing craft, we take in consideration the dimentions "s" and "l".

    Thank you in advance.

    Best Regards

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