> Believe it or not, I had actually commission PB&F to design a
> modification to Zephyr for me back in 2001 when my family and I
> the Dominican Republic. But he wasn't able to get to it after
> months, and once in the DR I learned that Santo Domingo is more
> Bronx-by-the-sea and not really conducive to boating. No nearby
> access, no marinas, no ramps for an hour's driver or more. So I
> him send me a few stock plans for the money--Storm Petrel and
> if I remember correctly. I wish I had the workshop and time to
> a real catboat like Mouser.
Sounds like he didn't reject the idea, which lends some weight to
the concept. I think two Michalak Piragua 18s would make great amas
for a Zephyr trimaran. You certainly couldn't get much simpler on
the construction. Would this be a Trizephyragua? Hopefully not a
I know all about PB&F not being able to get to their commissions -
six years and counting on our Auriga.