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Deep-water yacht rig.

Conor O"Brien

Deep-water yacht rig.

by Conor O"Brien

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Published by O.U.P. in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL13936518M

One of the quickest and easiest ways to learn the nomenclature of the boat is to build and rig a small model. You will in this way not only learn the proper terms but also get an understanding of how a boat is rigged. The first lesson I had was in trying to re-rig a topsail schooner, the model of an old U. S. man-of-war. The rig is simple with the mast in a tabernacle and the centreboard is below the cabin sole so as not to encroach on the accommodation. comfortable deep water cruising yacht which could also find it's way up relatively shallow creeks. For her length, she is to my mind the ultimate cruising vessel with the capability to cruise distant shores.

What I do remember is the feeling of helplessness evoked by the dreadful realisation I was stuck, literally between a rock and a hard place. That feeling, and my reluctance to repeat it, should keep me out of deep water or perhaps more accurately, keep me in deep water.   The Dyna-Rig approximates the aerodynamic efficiency of a wing sail while still using cloth sails. The UT Wind Challenger uses aluminum and reinforced plastic hollow wing sails. The UT Wind Challenger team has addressed a major problem with wing sails – that they are difficult to manage in port, by using what they refer to as “vertical.

Mooring Basics - How to Install a Permanent Mooring Unlike ordinary anchoring, a permanent mooring system is designed for leaving your boat unattended for long intervals. A mooring, in many cases, is the safest and most cost effective way to leave a boat in the water, whether riding out a storm or leaving it til next weekend. The world of yacht design went through a major upheaval in the s. Following the disastrous Fastnet race of , so well documented and analyzed by John Rousmaniere in his book Fastnet Fo many leading designers and sailors began to .


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Following on from his bestselling The Complete Day Skipper and The Complete Yachtmaster, yachting legend Tom Cunliffe turns his attentions to the third strand of the RYA the same hugely popular, highly practical approach, The Complete Ocean Skipper covers everything a yachtsman needs to know when planning an offshore cruise or ocean passage/5(13).

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We have boats of. Fred Apstein’s answer is a good one. He hits on most of the considerations with excellent points. Perhaps I can add a bit of first-hand experience. I bought a Beneteau (40′) Oceanis sailboat in with very little actual sailing experie. Deep-Water Yacht Rig Conor O'Brien Häftad. but to go to sea in, gets little guidance from it.

This book of mine is frankly unorthodox, in that I hold nothing sacred and take nothing for granted." So writes the (inter alia) intellectual, gun-runner, naval officer and circumnavigator Conor O'Brien, of his strongly opinionated yet. What makes a small boat offshore capable.

While you might not think a small sailboat is up to the task of going long distances, but some of the best bluewater sailboats are under 40 feet. However if If you’re thinking about buying a boat for offshore cruising, there are a few things to know about what makes a small boat offshore capable.

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