Re: [bolger] RE: knot meter
- We used a Knotstick on our first boat. Inexpensive and worked fine - I'd
recommend it. FWIW, wrapping its line in the prop affected its accuracy a
bit ;) .
----- Original Message -----
From: "Glen Gibson" <glen@...>
Sent: Saturday, March 30, 2002 1:45 PM
Subject: [bolger] RE: knot meter
> On the subject of a knot meter, I don't remember anyone mentioning the
> Knotstick. I've never used one, but at the price, might be a good buy.
- In Wooden Boat, a number of years ago there was a article about
building a knot meter based on a manometer. It was built in and low
tech (no power required just boat speed). If you can find the article
it is worth the read.