Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 02-02-2009, 13:31   #1
Registered User

Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: - San Diego and Fort Collins, CO
Boat: 38' Homebuilt Cutter - "Atticus"
Posts: 136
Ferro Hull Lightning Protection Ideas?

Hi everyone.

My sailing has always been limited to the San Diego area where lightning is not a problem, and Colorado, where when a storm comes up you just get off the lake. But I am looking to head south and think I should figure out which strategy I will use for lightning.

I was wondering what you would recommend? My hull is Ferro Cement, which I understand presents additional problems with lightning, so I would be especially interested in hearing from other ferro owners about their solutions.
__________________
Colorado Dreamer is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
ferro, lightning

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Lightning Protection Woods Designs Multihull Sailboats 57 13-10-2009 08:08
Lightning protection for a catamaran Crak Multihull Sailboats 40 19-12-2007 17:41
Chafe Protection???...Any Ideas?? Rangiroo Seamanship & Boat Handling 12 11-10-2007 19:03
Lightning Protection JusDreaming Health, Safety & Related Gear 57 03-10-2007 11:25
Lightning Protection Stede Electrical: Batteries, Generators & Solar 5 20-11-2003 18:27



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 16:53.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.