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Re: How do you feel about catamarans?
If, and that is a big if, the keel stays intact,...
why is this a big if, or even an if?
what has a roll and a possibly ripped rig have to do with the ballast keel dropping off? *headshake*
...you are then in rough seas with a pendulum at the bottom of your already rolly platform which from the accounts I've read (get an early version of Coles "Heavy Weather Sailing") is an extremely nasty experience. And if holed, the leaner will certainly sink.
and now show me a boat that stays afloat for long if holed...
Last edited by capt vimes; 02-25-2014 at 09:23 AM.