Originally Posted by goboatingnow
Shows you how strong all this modern stuff is. Try any of that on a wooden boat !!
Steady on old chap; I have owned a NZ carvel built 28Ft Giles Wanderer that I would have been happy(??) to pitch
against those boats. OK it wasn't as fast, not even close but it was solid - don't ask how I know.
It is still sailing around I believe and is now 60+ years old!
All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangereous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible. T.E. Lawrence