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a large wharram (Pahi?) in a new film

There's a new film "savage waters" with a rather large wharram playing it's part in it.I think it's a Pahi.. Not sure..Check the image:…Continue

Started Nov 9

sailing differences between wharram design styles
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Hiyas!A general and possibly a silly sounding question.Looking at the various designs, from Pahi 26, Tiki 26, to Tiki 30 and 38, Pahi 42, various tangaroa and narai - there are evident differences…Continue

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tide replied to tide's discussion sailing differences between wharram design styles
"I see. Thanks for the clarification :) The question is, baring in mind the variations between the elements you mention(), are there general tendencies that certain JW designs are more amenable to? eg, my guess is that narrower hulls like a raka…"
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Robert Hughes replied to tide's discussion sailing differences between wharram design styles
"No that's not what I'm saying.  If you took different JW designs where the major factors such as waterline length are similar, loaded them to similar displacement, and set similar sail areas in similar conditions there would be…"
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tide replied to tide's discussion sailing differences between wharram design styles
"Hi. Thanks for the reply. Are you saying that when it comes to Wharram designs, the differences are basically cosmetic? ie so long as the skipper is able enough, she can make any of them behave the same? Cheers!"
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Robert Hughes replied to tide's discussion sailing differences between wharram design styles
"People will have experience of their own type of Wharram, and possibly one or two others, but a lot of it will be subjective.  Very few for instance will have storm experience on more than one... The main thing I've learned, based on…"
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tide replied to tide's discussion sailing differences between wharram design styles
"No one experienced or has views about performance differences between wharram designs?"
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a large wharram (Pahi?) in a new film

There's a new film "savage waters" with a rather large wharram playing it's part in it.I think it's a Pahi.. Not sure..Check the image:https://www.savagewatersfilm.com/Cheers!See More
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sailing differences between wharram design styles

Hiyas!A general and possibly a silly sounding question.Looking at the various designs, from Pahi 26, Tiki 26, to Tiki 30 and 38, Pahi 42, various tangaroa and narai - there are evident differences ofcourse. However, it is hard to tell how these differences translate to actual sailing experiences.eg,tacking abilities, speed, angles to the wind (specially close reach), storm performance and so on..I am trying to piece together some coherent idea of how these differences work via reading a fair…See More
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