My New Dizayn Trimaran

Discussion in 'Multihulls' started by mirsat, May 26, 2009.

  1. mirsat
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    mirsat New Member

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    Piranha20 model , my first dizayn She is like cross18. . My cousin edit at surfcam .


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  2. peterAustralia
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    peterAustralia Senior Member

    Looks exactly like a Norman Cross 18!

    Have you any reason not to buy the Cross 18 plans, and extend the main hull by adding a 2ft plug, or simply place each frame a couple inches further apart to get the extra 2ft length

    I have always thought the Norman Cross 18 had superb lines, very hard to beat.
     
  3. ThomD
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    ThomD Senior Member

    I wouldn't want to use those amas, they are not efficient, a lot of weight and volume up high and little where it would do good. Not as terrible a design for open ocean where a softer ride can be expected, but not much use for the average 18 footer.
     

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