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Racing and cruising trimarans

Robert B. Harris

Racing and cruising trimarans

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trimarans.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 213-215.

    Statement[by] Robert B. Harris.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM311.C3 H34
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216 p.
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5695007M
    LC Control Number70085258


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I have seen extended periods of STEADY 19 to 20 knots of boat speed with a single reefed main and full jib, beam reaching. A trimaran (or double-outrigger) is a multihull boat that comprises a main hull and two smaller outrigger hulls (or "floats") which are attached to the main hull with lateral beams.

Most modern trimarans are sailing yachts designed for recreation or racing; others are ferries or originated from the traditional double-outrigger hulls of the Austronesian. Our forum member rogerf brought up an interesting statement within our discussion about an "old racing boat" built in You can read about the 60 foot Trimaran "Spirit of Ireland".This boat was built in as racer, and since it is sailing as cruiser for circumnavigation.

Actually it is for sales. Harris has published three books. Modern Sailing Catamarans () Racing and Cruising Trimarans () Tracks on the Water: My Life in Yacht Design (). Trienthusiasts.

likes. WORLD OF TRIMARAN ENTHUSIASTS multihull sailing, racing trimarans, cruising tris, foiling, sciences & research and little bit ers:. The multi-hulled trimaran wins this category due to its purpose of being a sailing vessel used for sport. This makes it quicker to respond, rig, and build speed.

A catamaran is designed for cruising at a leisurely pace, not racing around the water. Speed. The trimaran can build up to a greater speed than the catamaran. This makes for a more.Searunner Trimarans were designed by Jim Brown and are offered in 5 sizes; from a folding, trailerable footer up to the footer.

They are sophisticated plywood vessels, sheathed with fiberglass and epoxy. These boats are well-known in cruising circles and have been built in many countries around the world. Catamaran vs. Trimaran. Discussion in 'Multihulls' started by konlow, Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > But for cruiser/racing or cruising a cat is much more bang for your buck.

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