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Re: Full or fin keel?

Originally Posted by outbound View Post
Still, there have been modifications applied to full keel boats that improved function such as those using Henry Sheel's work or the keels with a gap in the middle which I recall were done by an englishman who's name escapes me. ..
the Scheel keel that I know is a kind of previous bulbed keel but with a lot of drag.

I guess you are talking about tandem keels? Those are a lot more interesting specially in what regards low draft solutions even if they have been used (without much success) even in top race boats.



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