FW: Bolger's writeup about Diablo?
- I've just read an interesting letter from a guy who supposedly works (or worked) in the boat repair industry, built a Diablo himself, and has nothing but glowing things to say about it. For example:
> Diablo is easily the smoothest riding, fastest,I looked in BWAOM but Diablo is not in there. Does anyone have a copy of Bolger's writeup about Diablo that he/she could send me? I'm curious now about the design brief that Bolger wrote himself ...
> and best turning boat in her class that I've
> ever encountered.
- --- In email@example.com, "Howard Stephenson" <stephensonhw@...>
>My apologies for the error. I'm blessed to have both books and
> Firebrand appears in 30-Odd boats. Sneakeasy is in BWAOM. The two
> hulls have the same basic dimensions: 26'6" x 4'3". S'easy's hull
> appears to be a re-draw of the other one.
> I like the way Bolger shows the condensors recessed into the bottom
> of Firebrand's hull. R.J. Smith type III monotube boiler, spinning
> cup burner, Panther Junior 15 hp motor.
sometimes forget which has what.