Re: Sneakeasy Modification - Why?
- You might gain a lot. A board would have a higher aspect ratio, which
would make it respond better to changes in drift angle. Of course it
might just stall easier, too. Another possibility is that when
drifting sideways the chine would create separated flow along the
bottom which would "blanket" most of the keel, but not the board which
sticks out more. Hard to say. I admit I haven't followed most of this
thread. I'll admit that a ride in your Sneakeasy made me think about
building one, even tho I generally can't stand gas motors except in my
--- In bolger@y..., "Steve Bosquette" <sbosquette@c...> wrote:
> I have decided
> not to build a cb box and cb. I was in discussion with Peter
> off line and when calculating the size of my present keel 2" x 8'
> about 1.3 sq ft area I realized that a scaled down Wyoming board
> would be about the same size! What would I gain? snip
- Not as fast, but how 'bout an electric one?
Lincoln Ross wrote:
> I'll admit that a ride in your Sneakeasy made me think about
> building one, even tho I generally can't stand gas motors except in my