SailNet Community - View Single Post - Scary night sail
View Single Post
post #4 of Old 08-22-2013 Thread Starter
davidpm
Senior Member
 
davidpm's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Madison
Posts: 4,274
Thanks: 317
Thanked 68 Times in 59 Posts
Rep Power: 9
 
Re: Scary night sail

Quote:
Originally Posted by aeventyr60 View Post
Maybe Charlie is the real teacher here. !
I was thinking the same thing.

The lesson from the Icarus story is not about human failing.
It is a lesson about the limitations of wax as an adhesive.
If you have an engineering problem solve it.

Last edited by davidpm; 08-22-2013 at 08:12 PM.
davidpm is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome