SailNet Community - View Single Post - Alternatives to Bristol Channel Cutter for offshore single-handing?
View Single Post
Old 09-24-2007
ceol's Avatar
ceol ceol is offline
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Durham, NC
Posts: 49
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
ceol is on a distinguished road
hull speed is nearly 7kts, but you have to get all that weight up to 7 kts first. .

it takes a good strong steady wind to get that much mass up to hull speed and keeping it there.

Kirie Elite 29 CB
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook