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Paper presented at the SNAME 21st Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, March 15–16, 2013
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-2013-013
... is included to illustrate the efforts to improve construction efficiency, reduce cost and dramatically improve robustness of the yacht structures while minimizing the weight additions that result. Finally we review some of the extensive quality control procedures and manufacturing technology that has been...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 19th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, March 20–21, 2009
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-2009-011
..., delivery and initial racing and sail training use. Finally, the lessons learned from the entire process are presented for consideration. specification hull us government pedrick yacht design criteria laminate stability midshipmen navsea requirement construction academy change order...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 19th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, March 20–21, 2009
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-2009-014
... catamaran, which incorporated some new thinking on sail configuration and hull shape. This made it a successful evolutionary, but not revolutionary, step from the current state-of-the-art boats. Compared to Cogito, the main rival, she had a taller, narrower and thinner wing, lighter construction and more...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 13th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, January 24–25, 1997
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1997-006
... Avel is a fine example of early yacht construction; fitting into the evolution of boatbuilding practices found in the pilot cutters and other working craft being built in the late 1800's in the British Isles. She was even built with similar materials: English white oak and elm, Ameri­can long...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 12th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, January 27–28, 1995
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1995-011
... This paper describes the design, construction, and performance of the 27 foot sailboat "Problem Child". The design segment includes the reasons for undertaking such a project, the thought processes that shaped the boat, and the tools used to put the ideas on paper. The construction portion...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 11th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, January 28–30, 1993
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1993-006
...; plating layout for metal hulls; mast and rigging models; white sails and spinnakers. tric synthesis sailing yacht design aerohydro sou hwest harbor harbor usa aerohydro construction relational geom1 geometric design maine surface entity mthwest harbor yn thesis application aerohydro...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 11th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, January 28–30, 1993
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1993-013
... work and some peculiar aspects regarding the use of tools like the towing tank, the wind tunnel, the CFD codes and the VPP are presented. moro construction dimension different field tank test rig sname-csys-1993-013 sailboat testing america genoa designer THE ELEVENTH CHESAPEAKE...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 10th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, February 1, 1991
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1991-002
... in the development of a competitive America's Cup Class Yacht. laminate cure temperature material selection construction core thickness maximum core thickness cup class yacht cup class rule honeycomb core hull form structural design resistance delft university america - THE TENTH CHESAPEAKE...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 9th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, March 11, 1989
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1989-004
.... Her design and structure, however, are considerably more advanced. Using contemporary techniques and tools in both design and construction she is, we believe, one of the finest wooden schooners of this size to be built. It is the purpose of this paper to describe some of the design and construction...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 9th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, March 11, 1989
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1989-005
... yawls and the other sail training craft now used by the Sailing Squadron. john bond construction 44-foot offshore training craff us government yawl replacement academy yawl naval academy sailing squadron sailing squadron longitudinal center yawl boat THE NINTH CHESAPEAKE SAILING...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 8th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, March 7, 1987
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1987-005
... To say that building a sailboat forty feet long was an experience is a severe over­simplification. A fellow stopped by during construction of the hull, and after observing me for a while asked, "Is this a business?" My reply was that I wouldn't do this again for anyone. However, after turning...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 5th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, January 17, 1981
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1981-007
... into historical perspective and point up its many advantages. The basic concepts of analytic geometry of surfaces needed for yacht hull design are briefly introduced with references. Several special aspects of the geometry of yacht hulls, arising from considerations of aesthetics, hydrodynamics, and construction...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 5th Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, January 17, 1981
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1981-001
... The development of the design of the 40 meter (131 foot) ketch ANTONIA is followed from the com­mission to the beginning of construction. The requirements of the client are reviewed against the final design. The scantlings for the basic structure are presented, along with their evolution...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 2nd Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, January 18, 1975
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1975-002
... An America's Cup campaign is a total effort that involves challenges of design, construction, sailmaking, steering, tactics, crewwork, tuning, fund raising, and management. Failure in any one of these areas can and usually does handicap an effort, resulting in a certain visit by the Selection...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 2nd Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, January 18, 1975
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1975-003
... The design and construction of a Twelve Meter Yacht is achieved through a remarkable combination of talents and efforts. To convert concepts of performance into an actual America's Cup contender is a complex process whose coordination and timing are crucial to its success. This section...
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Paper presented at the SNAME 2nd Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, January 18, 1975
Paper Number: SNAME-CSYS-1975-009
... in numerous commercial applications, and its potential as a boat hull reinforcement was recognized. This paper will outline the characteristics of "Kevlar" 49 and describe how it can be used in solid laminates and sandwich constructions. resistance pont tensile strength yarn construction...

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