Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats
Originally Posted by bobperry
Not sure size matters here so long as the designer has a good eye.
This little cartoon (I've posted before) has been turned into a real 28'er and in my opinion has turned out surpsingly good looking. Construction is now underway. I'll post some jpegs of it when I get some.
Can I say 'cute'??
Did you retain the dodger shape/roofline on the real thing? To my eye that looks like a wee homage to Bill Garden.
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"
".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)