SailNet Community - View Single Post - damage after impact
View Single Post
post #3 of Old 04-04-2011
Just another Moderator
Faster's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: New Westminster, BC
Posts: 17,987
Thanks: 124
Thanked 431 Times in 409 Posts
Rep Power: 10
It does have the look of separated 'tabbing' caused by hull flexing on impact. I'd say you need another surveyor's take on this.. In what region of the hull were these pics taken?

If it turns out to be tabbing failure that could be a hugely expensive job for a proper repair.


1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"

".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)
Faster is online now  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome