Subject: [harryproa] Re: Drogues and Para Anchors
From: "proaconstrictor" <>
Date: 2/15/2006, 1:36 AM

--- In, "Robert" <cateran1949@y...>
> The trials done by a coastgaurd research effort came to a very
> conclusion that drogues and anchors should be deployed over the
> stern. Check out the jordan drogue website that I posted a little
> while back
> Robert

I read that and it did seem like self-serving nonsense.  Also I think
their view is one should deploy THEIR product over the stern, they
don't seem too keen on paras.  Looks like good kit, and might be
worth it.  But the point is a proa doesn't have a stern so it really
doesn't mater.  However, the Jordan point that hydro and aero
dynamics mater is right on, and seems like it could be an issue with

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