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Re: [bolger] I 60 Progress?

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  • Chris Lasdauskas
    ... Archimedes at 43 feet is 42,000lbs or 21 short tons; but Dragonfly 64 at 64 feet is only 59,000lbs or just less than 30 short tons. Still quite a lot more
    Message 1 of 12 , Jun 27, 2004
      David Ryan wrote:

      > >I know that a couple of I 60 boats were supposed to start building.
      > >Has anybody made any progress yet? Are there any pictures? I hope
      > >that the people involved are ready for such a big project.
      >
      > The plans for said boat are not yet complete.
      >
      > As far as the Insolent 60 being a big project, it is. But it's not as
      > big as the length of the boat might suggest.
      >
      > Buelher's 43 foot schooner ARCHIMEDES has a displacement of 21 tons.
      > From that one might infer that his 64 foot schooner DRAGONFLY has a
      > displacement of around 30 or 40 tons.

      Archimedes at 43 feet is 42,000lbs or 21 short tons; but Dragonfly 64 at
      64 feet is only 59,000lbs or just less than 30 short tons.
      Still quite a lot more than 6 tons though !

      Chris
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