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Location: Houston, TX
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Stuff like Offshore category rating, AVS (Angle of Vanishing Stability), keel weight,ballast ratio and designed total weight. General stuff like that.
The Angle of Vanishing Stability is a calculation that can be done on any boat. US Sailing has an AVS calculator.
Angle of Vanishing Stability
s/v Paloma, Bristol 29.9, #141
Slipped in Bahia Marina, easy access to Corpus Christi Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.