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A lateener from the drawing board of Antonio Dias

This intriguing drawing from the Antonio Dias Design weblog is of a trailer-sailing lateener he’s working up for a customer who intends to sail the boat around the Channel Islands of Southern California. Read all about it here. I think this very … Continue reading

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Keble Chatterton analyses the astonishing Portuguese muleta

[ad#intheboatshed-post] Portuguese muleta illustration from The Story of Sail by GS Laird Clowes and Cecil Trew. Click on the image to see some of the amazing details, including the weird sails at the stern E Keble Chatterton’s book Fore and aft craft – … Continue reading

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