SailNet Community - View Single Post - Capsize and Stability
View Single Post
post #3 of Old 07-27-2011 Thread Starter
casey1999
Senior Member
 
casey1999's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: HI
Posts: 3,280
Thanks: 18
Thanked 45 Times in 44 Posts
Rep Power: 5
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Boasun View Post
There are not to many self righting power boats. Most power boats may heel as far as 70 ~90 degrees before they capsize totally. But if you can get a USCG surf boat, then you will have a self righting boat.

The stability data for my Hardin 45 is 162 degrees... Which is much much better than any old power boat.
Found a USCG surf boat for sale- quite a boat!
FOR SALE: Monterey Bays Historic US Coast Guard MLB-44346 rescue boat
casey1999 is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome