Originally Posted by James S
Didn’t Colin Archer also design the Tahiti Catch?
I am pretty sure that the Tahiti ketch
was an Aitkin design. He also did a prettier one called the Carol ketch
. I will check with a local friend who owned one. Checked with friend designer
was John Hanna
Paul Erling Johnson's Venus design, of which most in varying sizes where built here in Bermuda
, of Airex sandwich foam construction (I worked on a number of them), are closer to a Colin Archer (although you wont admit it, will you Paul
I have sailed on both the Tahiti and the Venus designs, and other than both being double-enders, they have significantly different hull forms.