Re: Martha Jane stern-o-matic
- This is indeed the Fast Motorsailer concept. Check also Hawkeye and
Sneakeasy (with box keel). All three are described in "Boats with an
CCW--- In email@example.com, "pvanderwaart" <pvanderwaart@...> wrote:
> > Replace the aft rocker with a straight run, i.e. the bottom is up at
> > the bow, drops down to midship, and then continues horizontally from
> > there on back. Leave the vertical sides alone eg allowing them to
> > taper in as on the unchanged hull (running clear down to the
> > course).
> This is the basic idea of the Fast Motorsailer. That was complicated a
> bit by the box cutwater. The lack of rocker after is not going to be
> good for the sailing characteristics.