SailNet Community - View Single Post - The Physics of Railmeat
View Single Post
post #9 of Old 12-16-2010
AdamLein
Senior Member
 
AdamLein's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: SF Bay area
Posts: 1,940
Thanks: 9
Thanked 7 Times in 6 Posts
Rep Power: 12
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by CapnBilll View Post
If you add just 1 inch per second to the boats overall speed that can add up to several boat lengths
That's 30 feet every six minutes, as a matter of fact.

s/v Laelia - 1978 Pearson 365 ketch
AdamLein is offline  
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome