Renegadenemo wrote:Interesting... If we get a chance we'll take the little spar out again at the weekend and see if we can develop a method of getting more accurate data from it. Most likely we'll build it a little nose too just for added accuracy.
mtskull wrote:Fifth-scale wind tunnel model of the entire hull, anyone?
thunderer wrote:......... Is there no way to (ahemm, excuse me for the bad language that follows) "build an exact 1/5 scale replica" of BB to test the theory of the effects (or not) of the fin on the stability of the craft?
Fifth-scale wind tunnel model of the entire hull, anyone?
Richie wrote: after all 1978 and 317.6 is the best the world can do....not much more than Donald really ?
Richie wrote: reading about Mr Cobb's crash I could not believe what I was reading that Crusader was made from wood !
my point about the dates is technology moves along and i would have thought that over a decade later more could have been achieved
mtskull wrote:That said, I'm quietly hopeful that before too long we will see Nigel Macknight and Quicksilver prove their doubters wrong....
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