Go Back   Starboard Forums > Free Forum > What is this?

Thread: What is this? Reply to Thread
Your Username: Click here to log in
Image Verification
Title:
  
Message:
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:
 

Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

Topic Review (Newest First)
2nd December 2006 01:52 AM
steveC
RE: What is this?

Very interesting planform and bottom shape. However, given the limited perspectives of the bottom, it's a bit difficult to comprehend it with any real certainty. Also, the inclusion of the smallest fin in the rear of the board is somewhat curious, especially given the seemingly large high aspect main fin located well forward. Maybe the large fin functions more like a daggerboard, as with the Serenity. One wonders what kind of wind range the board performs best in. Needless to say, a very novel concept.

2nd December 2006 01:06 AM
Hugh Jarmes
RE: What is this?

It looks like it has 2 deck plate positions

This is reminicent of the 'original' Sea Panther (for those old enough to remember them) from the 80s which also had two corresponding daggerboard positions.

Would be interesting for someone to explain the rationale and to see if it is a 'reinvention of the wheel'
2nd December 2006 12:49 AM
Joe
What is this?

http://www.bluefinz.com/cpg149/albums/upload/brandgallery/pattaya_aug_06/normal_DSC_3718.jpg
http://www.bluefinz.com/cpg149/displayimage.php?album=12&pos=16
http://www.bluefinz.com/cpg149/displayimage.php?album=12&pos=18


New hybrid?

Any comments/

I still think if that tail is removable - you would have a home run!

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


All times are GMT +7. The time now is 04:29 PM.