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Re: AC72 - On Foils

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Originally Posted by n0w0rries View Post
I bet for the $10M price tag of an AC72 you could get a pretty fast power boat... and you wouldn't need a crew of world class sailors to get it up to speed either.
No doubt. But I'm talking about the technology itself...which always gets cheaper over time (Moore's Law anyone?).

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Smack .... I doubt very much if that baby is ever going to cross an ocean ...
The AC72 maybe. But this one did a fine job of it...hitting 40+ a couple of times...
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