inside the inside:
We love these series of design/build/engineering articles from our friends at StephensWaring….
What is it with interiors? Those inner, untalked-about bits of boats that never seem to see the light of nautical-chat day. Does anybody, anywhere brag about the size of their cabin sole? Or compare the space-age materials in their staterooms or galleys? Has anybody ever said “High-performance head” on any boat in any…
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Not a pretty sight. The sailing boat was about to enter the Aberdeen Typhoon Shelter in Hong Kong around 6pm after an afternoon sail when it was still fully light. Sails were down and the boat had slowed to enter the shelter where there is a strictly imposed speed limit.
Coming up behind was a motor vessel, a dive boat I was told at (what the sailing boat skipper felt was) around 20 knots. The speed in itself didn’t break a…
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