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Re: [bolger] Re: 2003 Sneakeasy modifications

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  • David & Shirley Wallace
    Bruce Thanks , that is the sort of information I need because as I said , I know bugger all about the subject Regards David Wallace ... From:
    Message 1 of 87 , Jul 1, 2003
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      Bruce

      Thanks , that is the sort of information I need because as I said , I know
      bugger all about the subject

      Regards
      David Wallace

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: <fountainb@...>
      To: <bolger@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Tuesday, July 01, 2003 4:25 PM
      Subject: Re: [bolger] Re: 2003 Sneakeasy modifications


      > David & Shirley Wallace wrote:
      >
      > > asked if the Tennessee could be fitted with lee
      > > boards like some of the sail boats and would that
      > > make it any better in a larger sea , well I certainly
      > > have no idea , does any one here know how that would
      > > effect things ?
      >
      > Leeboards and keels are required on sailboats to prevent
      > lateral slip, which mostly arises as a result of the fact
      > that the wind usually wants to push the boat sideways as
      > well as forward. This isn't much of an issue on powerboats
      > because they aren't using wind as their motive force.
      >
      > I doubt that leeboards would make the boat more seaworthy,
      > in fact it might cause it to "trip" in a broaching sea.
      > What they would be good for is for giving directional
      > stability in a cross wind, especially when docking. I think
      > that the BIG power sharpie (sorry, forget its name) has a
      > centreboard for this reason.
      >
      > Bruce Fountain
      > Senior Software Engineer
      > Union Switch & Signal
      > Perth, Western Australia
      >
      >
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    • ben_azo
      Hi David,for now its working,but its kinda busy there.enjoy Stephan ... so ... Hartley ... not ... horses ... Fred posts ... <snip> away ... Gloucester,
      Message 87 of 87 , Jul 29, 2003
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        Hi David,for now its working,but its kinda busy there.enjoy
        Stephan

        --- In bolger@yahoogroups.com, "David & Shirley Wallace"
        <swallace@c...> wrote:
        >
        > Tried to have a look but the photo section isn't working
        >
        >
        > David Wallace
        >
        > ----- Original Message -----
        > From: "ben_azo" <ben_azo@h...>
        > To: <bolger@yahoogroups.com>
        > Sent: Tuesday, July 29, 2003 1:06 AM
        > Subject: [bolger] Re: Barrier Reef Cruiser
        >
        >
        > > Please have a look at the photos section in the Group
        > > Boatdesign and see BBB and GM1 & GM2.An idea? Maybe
        > > Stephan
        > > --- In bolger@yahoogroups.com, "David & Shirley Wallace"
        > > <swallace@c...> wrote:
        > > >
        > > > Well I'm still looking for suitable designs for my future boat ,
        so
        > > far the
        > > > Chebacco Light Cruiser seems the front runner but the
        Hartley
        > > 21 looks to
        > > > show some promise with a bit of modification although it's
        not
        > > a Bolger
        > > > design , is any one familiar with the CLC , and what is the
        > > caper with the
        > > > clinker ply version ? is it as strong as the ply and fibreglass
        > > version ,
        > > > how does the time to build compare between the versions ,
        > > how does cost
        > > > compare ? any one know ?
        > > >
        > > > Regards
        > > > David Wallace
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > > Bolger rules!!!
        > > - no cursing, flaming, trolling, spamming, or flogging dead
        horses
        > > - stay on topic, stay on thread, punctuate, no 'Ed, thanks,
        Fred' posts
        > > - add your comments at the TOP and SIGN your posts and
        <snip> away
        > > - To order plans: Mr. Philip C. Bolger, P.O. Box 1209,
        Gloucester, MA,
        > 01930, Fax: (978) 282-1349
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