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by zoranb
Fri Nov 30, 2007 2:53 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: DE23
Replies: 12
Views: 1606

sorry , my english is not so exact.
I mean deeper skeg .

more exactly: longitudal stabilizer, starting just after bow (or better to say, where bow line is in parall with waterline) and coninuing toward the stern, with slightle increasing depth.

or, more simple. like on trawlers?
by zoranb
Thu Nov 29, 2007 2:35 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: DE23
Replies: 12
Views: 1606

Jacques ,
What influance will create deeper keel board ( 30-40 cm)? What will be with:
course keeping,
turning ,
speed and
stabilty in heavy weather ?

Also, will some keel watter ballast tank add some stability in heavy wether?
by zoranb
Tue Jul 31, 2007 10:30 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Building with Aluminum
Replies: 9
Views: 1320

jacquesmm,
what about wood strip planking core, instead plywood.
Plywood become a veeery expencive material nowdays!
And when you add epoxy on top of all....
by zoranb
Mon Jul 30, 2007 11:25 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Jet VS Outboard?
Replies: 16
Views: 2773

nice factory build jet packs you can find by mercury, but they starting from 200HP! Long time ago, italian piaggio have had some jet packs, build from good piafggio two stroke engines and piaggio jets. power ranges from some 30 HP. reagrding engine placement ( I have feeling that lightweight boat co...
by zoranb
Tue Jul 24, 2007 12:35 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Jet VS Outboard?
Replies: 16
Views: 2773

jet is not so bad idea. just today i search web. looking for some ideas. I belive that you are looking for jet, from estethic resons: simply, outboard well on traditional lobster or DE body does not look nice. outbord bracket, even worst. but, on the other side,narrow and light hull , does not leave...
by zoranb
Wed Jul 18, 2007 10:55 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: DE 23 sail?
Replies: 4
Views: 1163

well When I mentioned motor+sail, i did not have something slow and haevy as regular motor sailr derived from displacemnt classic hulls. I have in my mind something like MacGergor 19 or 26 ( familiar in US), or Patrick Brays Freestyle 27, or europe build ViTa 800. so, sailing is not primar drive for...
by zoranb
Tue Jul 17, 2007 12:07 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: DE 23 sail?
Replies: 4
Views: 1163

hello,
anybody online?
is my question so silly?
by zoranb
Thu Jun 14, 2007 11:05 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: DE 23 sail?
Replies: 4
Views: 1163

DE 23 sail?

from study plans it is obvious, that DE 23 hull can be powered with moderate engines, as well as with mi- power ones (50-90 HP). if I understand, with low power, boat is in displacemnt mode. from that point of view, is it possible to set some low aspect rig with small jib on pole, and gaffer main sa...