Aero-hydrodynamics of sailing

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Dodd, Mead, 1980 - Sports & Recreation - 701 pages
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An marvelous book on aero-hydrodynamic of sailing


Fundamental factors governing yacht performance
aerofoil and hydrofoil action
B Dragviscosity phenomena

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Tony Marchaj is a former research fellow in the department of aeronautics and astronautics at Southampton University and is now an independent aerodynamics consultant whose ability and advice are sought throughout the world. He is involved in many different research projects, ranging from 12-meter rig design to third-world fishing fleets.

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