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    Heemstede, The Netherlands
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    Boat building, Trimarans

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    Colligo have the same principle for there jib furler http://www.colligomarine.com/shop-all/71sm4f6qh2ztuhf3s0pn8bcms47q10
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    I am on stand 12.114 Colligo Marine
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    You can laminated a small tube on the big one and cut it open so that a bold rope fit in it for your lasybag
  4. 4" Carbon Fiber Tube as Boom

    maybe you can make a dubble groove, I made one for my genaker boom from a piece of rope and put some carbon over it
  5. 4" Carbon Fiber Tube as Boom

    I did use a 8 cm carbon tube for my boom and a wall thickness off 3mm http://members.ziggo.nl/arno.molenaar/thrillseeker/giek1.html
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    Did you?
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    An a aluminium can sink if somting happen like a capsize or you hit something.
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    The F32R is my first boat I build, the other one was a restoration project of a F31. The boat I build now is a F32R with some design features of the F32SR (Daggerboard, foils and partialy the floats). If I had to do it allone I had take the F85SR design see my fellow boat build frind http://www.nyker.nl/. My partner helps me a lot with the big things.
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    This designer has some plans to quick asamble in steel http://www.stadtdesign.com/
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