|Subject: Re: [harryproa] Harryproa design page|
|From: George Kuck |
|Date: 4/12/2008, 5:03 PM|
On Sat, Apr 12, 2008 at 10:31 PM, George Kuck <chesapeake410@
> Hello Rob,
> With wheel steering as on a 40' Harryproa will it rotate 360 and then have
> to go back 370 to go an additional 10 degrees or will it be continuously
> rotatable (to 370 or more). ? Will it be balanced so that there is no load
> (50/50)or (40/60), or other ? Can rudders be rotated 90 degrees to use as
> brake when at speed ?
> Happy sailing,
> George Kuck
> Chestertown, MD
Continuously rotating. Pretty much balanced although there are
variations in the balance depending on speed, course, foil shape,
fairness and smoothness. You can use it as a break, at least until
the sheer pin breaks.
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