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post #43 of Old 09-26-2012
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Re: Moment curves

For those with a technical bent two additional references that I have found very interesting/informative are Skene's "Eliments of Yacht Design"; and, CA "Tony" Marchaj's "Seaworthyness, the Forgotten Factor". One does need some math background to follow some of the detailed discussions but without one can still learn a good deal absent the details.


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