hi all. i'm having trouble finding info on forebeams for catamarans. i have a 10.5 mtr cat and need to replace the beam. could anyone give me info on alloy sizes,places to purchase in QLD Australia and any engineering specs. any info would be greatly appreciated.
Boat: Jon Sayer 1-off 46 ft fract rig sloop strip plank in W Red Cedar
Re: fore beam on a cat
Some cats that i have seen use what appear to be mast extrusions for fore beams. This opens the opportunity to use a portion of a scrap mast as your replacement, sometimes available at real scrap prices.
Jim and Ann
s/v Insatiable back in MBTBC marina, waiting for next eye jobs to be done