Vesta Sailrocket 2 peaks at 61.92 knots

Discussion in 'Boat Design' started by Tiny Turnip, Nov 13, 2012.

  1. Tiny Turnip
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    Thanks Doug!
     
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    That is 71.25 MPH for us nautically challenged people.

    How do they figure that stuff? I mean, if you raised a sail in a category 3 hurricane, would you be a major contender in world speed records?
     
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