1959Re: [AtkinBoats] Testing Billy Atkin's "Shoals Runner"
- May 29, 2008But the reason for the tunnel stern is shallow draft. If shallow draft is
not an issue then you should compare a non-tunnel Atkin V-bottom
Seabright skiff with more conventional hull forms. The Atkin tunnel-stern
Seabright skiff will be at a disadvantage if it's competing against hulls
not designed for similar shallow draft. What'd be the point? Apples and
On Tue, 27 May 2008 20:20:47 -0700, Kenneth G wrote:
> I agree that it may be desirable in some circumstances to
> compare two hulls with similar shallow draft
> On the other hand, if shallow draft is not an issue, and
> when the goal is only to determine the relative efficiency
> of the two hulls, it certainly makes sense to compare them
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