Re: Tough Flat Bottomed Coral Cruisers? I found some related already posted in bd2 Files: Boat Design - A place for boat designers. https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/boatdesign2/files/Cormorant/
Tough Flat Bottomed Coral Cruisers? Alan Lucas Cruising In Tropical Waters and Coral (1986) considers the Alcyone to be the ideal all-round cruising boat. Heavy steel bottom (with scrap steel and
Re: WYSIWUG RIB Boat Plans Any idea what year/month that issue would happen to be?
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Re: http://www.robbwhite.com/photos/images/021.jpg To do that you'll need to get out your drawing tools or, as you suggest, carve a model. Building by eye is just as the term suggests. No plans, do you like the
Re: http://www.robbwhite.com/photos/images/021.jpg After re-reading, i should make this more clear. The boat I am interested in is not the Sport Boat that is available as plans, but the skiff that has only 1
http://www.robbwhite.com/photos/images/021.jpg Sometimes a shape just fits my eye. This skiff http://www.robbwhite.com/photos/images/021.jpg http://www.robbwhite.com/photos/images/021.jpg is just such a
Dec 23, 2014#50289
Re: Selling my Plus Sized Ocean Explorer Thanks for letting us know Chris. Which leads me to ask, anyone selling/know of a Welsford Walkabout for sale? That is a design that sends me over the moon.
Dec 17, 2014#50288
Selling my Plus Sized Ocean Explorer Hey guys, I listed my last build on Ebay under "Sailboat Microcruiser" if anyone wants to take a look. I will give a fair price as it includes an almost brand
Dec 16, 2014#50287
Re: mast diam. If the displacement also went up 10 percent, and the ballast also went up 10 percent, and you didn't do anything to raise or lower weight, then I'd say you
Oct 25, 2014#50286
Re: Digest Number 5325 Hi, I think you have the wrong Glenn. I have posted nothing to this conversation. On Wednesday, August 20, 2014 6:52 PM, "Mark Albanese marka97203@...
Aug 24, 2014#50285
Mast size/strength? ... Michalak? (was Re: Digest Number 5325) Mast size/strength? As Peter indicated it begins with your hull stability curve. it doesn't matter how big the sail or how strong the wind beyond the point
Aug 22, 2014#50284
Re: Digest Number 5325 Ah, then; may this help. http://www.wb-sails.fi/Portals/209338/news/SailPowerCalc/SailPowerCalc.htm Or Jim Michalak's background material.
Aug 20, 2014#50283
Re: Digest Number 5325 Thanks for the reply. I should have added that I stretched the foot of each sail 10% and the foresail gaff was lengthened the same. I have worked the combined
Aug 20, 2014#50282
Re: mast diam. Glenn, Adding 10% to length doesn't add much to stability. You haven't said you added to the sail area. This suggests to me that increasing spar diameter will
Aug 17, 2014#50281
Re: mast diam. The precise answer, which I think I don't know enough to work out, depends on the kind of wood, stability of the boat, and the standing rigging. I looked
Aug 17, 2014#50280
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