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Re: Moment curves

Originally Posted by SloopJonB View Post
I was thinking about the use of the buttock lines to cross check for hull fairness and balance.
Maybe.. but the hull lines are shown quite clearly on other plans I have, so this is for something else again.

Given that this was produced by a skilled draftsman in the days before CAD, I can't believe that:
(a) they did it for no other purpose than to fatten the drawing package,
(b) they made them up. the questions remain...

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