Technical Discussions

The weight of paint.

What is the weight cost of your paint and finish choices on a large catamaran? You’ll be surprised…

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The pros and cons of different helm positions

There are currently five options for placement of a helm when designing a catamaran. Here’s a simple breakdown of the pros and cons of each.

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To bond or not to bond. That is the question.

Bonding through hull fittings. Some do, some don’t. We try to get to the bottom of this and wade through the voodoo, myths and folklore.

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Swell forecast and anchoring

Here is what happens when you anchor on a lee shore and a swell picks up.

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