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post #5 of Old 03-13-2010
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Originally Posted by svsirius View Post
So to give that perspective my ex Frers 36 a racer cruiser rated 90. That means for every mile sailed I owed the Tayana 37 80 seconds or so... or it was about half as fast.
If you assume a boatspeed of 6 knots, you are traveling 1 nautical mile every 10 minutes. If it takes another boat 10 minutes + 80 seconds, they are traveling at around 5.3 knots.
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