Re: Micro with box keel, standing room?
I wonder what would happen to these designs if one added chine logs
as per Matt's Paradox design? From reports, it sails just fine with
the chine logs and a small lateral area...
If adding chine logs (or rails) works it also would make these boats
more stable when grounded. Combine this with, shallow draft, good
head room, no center/dagger/lee board and one would have a very
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Nels" <arvent@...> wrote:
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> > One way to approach this idea would be to review Bolgers Small
> > Sailer, a 22' box keeled boat with lots of standing headroom.
> > SMS is not a completed design but looks to be just short of
> > Sorry I don't have a link handy.
> Here is the link for Small Motorsailer:
> Just be aware, that with the shallow box keel, both it and the
> Motorsailer are designed to have the engine running most of the