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Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats
Good article !
Would she have survived that long adrift had she been anything but steel? Probably not!
Could they have got her aboard a freighter ,without destroying her, had she been anything but steel? Probably not! Would she have been salvageable, had she been anything but steel? Not likely!
Brent Swain, Boat designer, Builder, and author of "Origami Metal Boatbuilding"