Raidboat Pacific Proa

Discussion in 'Multihulls' started by BCowan, Sep 2, 2020.

  1. Boatguy30
    Joined: Dec 2011
    Posts: 113
    Likes: 1, Points: 18, Legacy Rep: 13
    Location: St Augustine, FL

    Boatguy30 Senior Member

    Yes that's it. Obviously built with an unlimited budget. Now beginning to decay on the beach. I guess it could be 30' maybe that includes the bow sprit. If sailing with a crew especially the tacking proa seems to make more sense to me than all the shunting and extra rudder, etc. Just hike out a bit or ad some water to the ama. IMG_20200930_193141318_HDR.jpg IMG_20200930_193204196_HDR.jpg
     
  2. Clarkey
    Joined: Aug 2010
    Posts: 128
    Likes: 19, Points: 18, Legacy Rep: 10
    Location: UK

    Clarkey Senior Member

    There were some really nice drone videos of it sailing but I can't seem to track them down at the moment.

    ETA - just after I typed that I found one:

     
  3. upchurchmr
    Joined: Feb 2011
    Posts: 3,053
    Likes: 150, Points: 63, Legacy Rep: 579
    Location: Ft. Worth, Tx, USA

    upchurchmr Senior Member

    Why do you say this was an unlimited budget?
    Everything seems to be fairly simple elements, including the rig.
     

  4. garydierking
    Joined: Sep 2004
    Posts: 146
    Likes: 20, Points: 18, Legacy Rep: 174
    Location: New Zealand

    garydierking Senior Member

Loading...
Forum posts represent the experience, opinion, and view of individual users. Boat Design Net does not necessarily endorse nor share the view of each individual post.
When making potentially dangerous or financial decisions, always employ and consult appropriate professionals. Your circumstances or experience may be different.