Did you make your own carbon rcb track or attach one that can be bought?
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Rob Denney" <proa@i...> wrote:
> > Looks fantastic, Mark has done an incredibly good job.
> I really hope to see it sailing now !
> He most certainly has. Sailing trials should be next week, all
> Some details:
> Mast length: 18m/60',
> Above deck: 16m/53'
> Diameter at base: 300mm/12"
> Diameter at tip: 100mm/4"
> Safety factor: 2.5
> Designed weight of bare tube: 119 kgs/262 lbs
> Actual weight of bare tube: 117 kgs/257 lbs
> Designed deflection with 153 kgs/337 lbs midway along mast: 178mm/7"
> Actual deflection with 153 kgs midway along the mast: 175mm/6.9"
> Designed tip deflection at capsize: 2.9m/9'8"
> Actual deflection at capsize: yet to be established!
> Cost of mast painted with top and bottom fittings:
> Additional cost for lightweight carbon rcb track bonded on:
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