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post #4802 of Old 10-19-2013
EricKLYC
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Re: winner 900 / Pogo 30

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Originally Posted by PCP View Post
Consider that the Pogo 30 has a beam of 3.7m while the Winner 900 have only about 3.0m. This means that the overall surface to be built is considerably smaller and therefore less heavier. I don't know where you get the information that the hull was not cored. Here they show a cored hull being built:

I guess you can read German. There are German test on the net on the Winner 900, but it was not the performance version:

http://www.winner-yachts.de/download...-Winner900.pdf

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Paulo
My information about the hull was: Winneryachts - Way Ahead - Building a Winner

Which I clearly misunderstood, as also confirmed by the Yacht test (my translation):
Hull and deck are built in sandwich with hand lay-up.

Less beam = less hull = less material = less weight.
Plus 300 kg for the interior now also makes some sense to me.

Thanks Paulo, my honest mistake!

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Eric
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