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Old 11-27-2013
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Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats

Originally Posted by smackdaddy View Post
You know, this could totally work!

"The BS Container"! Just a couple of cuts here and there - then fold her right up!

Brent, you really need to bring your years of steel, origami, and cruising experience to this project. It's the perfect legacy!
Seeing any comparison between the two shapes, takes a lot of scotch.

Why would they put all those kinks in if ,as "engineer" Mike Johns implies, shape has little or no effect on stiffness?
Brent Swain, Boat designer, Builder, and author of "Origami Metal Boatbuilding"

Last edited by Brent Swain; 11-29-2013 at 05:53 PM.