This paper introduces an alternative rig which would suit sailing vessels carrying square rig on one mast and having a weatherly hullform. A weatherly hullforms necessary since the advantage of this rig is that it shows a surprising and unusual windward capability.
In Search of Power, Pace and Windward Performance In Square Rigged Sailing Ships
- Share Icon Share
- Search Site
Goode, Philip. "In Search of Power, Pace and Windward Performance In Square Rigged Sailing Ships." Paper presented at the SNAME 14th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, Annapolis, Maryland, USA, January 1999. doi: https://doi.org/10.5957/CSYS-1999-005
Download citation file: