Originally Posted by Cheechako
I think I'll wait to be hired as a consultant after their failures!
The stuff on their site looks pretty high tech.... that usually means unproven and experimental in my mind.
"oh! your carbon fiber AC boat broke in half... even after all this computer engineering? OK let's revise the spec now"....
they have a production line for rudders of production boats,as well as one off raceboats,
remember when you lot over there were still riding horses,we in europe
had invented the automobile and been driving round in them for about 100 years,before they became popular in america
not even going to mention the americas cup catamarans.......though ben ainsley drinks at my local
JP3 was established in February 1987 based on years of experience in the aeronautical, nuclear and mechanical industries together with the field of racing
There are two departments within JP3:
The Standard Department for production manufacture:
This department produces a wide range of Self Aligning Rudder Bearing and Steering
System for Boats Builders (i.e. Nautor, Baltic
, Fountaine Pajot
The Rudder Stocks manufactured in aluminium, stainless steel
and titanium are checked to ensure their compliance to ABS norms (American Bureau of Shipping).
The Custom Department: which has two sections, Nautical and Non Nautical.
These sections have the capacity to study, design and manufacture special pieces of equipment
, caring about every detail, ensuring optimization of materials for reliability
"All the equipment
illustrated in this catalogue are manufactured by a team of dedicated professionals in our workshops."
The reason why JP3 has become a reference for Steering
Systems is because we are able to respect your requirements and respond with Creativity, Innovation and High Technology.