55762Re: Bolger Micro
- Oct 2, 2007--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "endsley_t" <endsley_t@...> wrote:
> In essence, I want a boat capable of pushing the Elements to theKeep this in mind; it will be the elements that are going to push
> limit. One that, if caught out in a squall, will get me home safe.
you around, not the other way around ;-)
Most well built boats will pretty much accomplish the task of saving
you.The master and/or crew however may not be able to take as much
as the boat can handle.
> What are the disadvantages of the added plywood weight?Added costs and added difficulty of bending 1" ply...unless you
laminate 2 layers of 1/2"....but then there is the cost thing again.
> Any other modifications anyone would use (or did use) buildingtheir
> Micro?I used stainless tube for rudder post instead of the called for
piece of wood.
> If you were going to build today...
> Micro or Long Micro?
> Why?'cause the first one worked so well :-)
Peter Lenihan,ex owner/builder of LESTAT..............
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