Tanton Y_M

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About Tanton Y_M

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  • Birthday 07/17/1946

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    Newport R.I
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    Ad Astra per Aspera.

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  1. 10 years ago. When involved with many "Lobster Yachts". I thought that a derivative to include the basic hull design with a rig could be interesting; 2008 killed that idea.
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    The 2018 Golden Globe Race

    All@sea. I came to the same conclusion a while ago. Noticing higher speed on the track record. That would be something for an Eric replica to hound down the leader.
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    Dick Carter 35

    Book release around the 3rd of August. Check Amazon books. " Dick carter Yacht Designer". The Golden Age of offshore Racing.
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    The new sailing twin skin setup

    Richard E. Carter is 90 years old now. Two years ago, I suggested for him to write a book about this "magic time period". Job done .
  5. I had the same thought about the CapeDory 36. Well built to boot.
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    The new sailing twin skin setup

    surfsailor. Plywood.
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    The new sailing twin skin setup

    Voile Epaisse. Thick Sail. 1983 Design.
  8. The Best MCM here in Newport. Contact Peter Wilson.
  9. dna9413. Could still fit your budget according Sailing Magazine. 28.pdf
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    what is it?

  11. Team USA 2021 is launching this All-American Challenge.
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    Luna Rossa Challenge. AC 36

    All American made to happen.
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    Newport Bermuda Race 2018

    Rambler at the start.
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    everybody doin' it?

    StraightLeech. Works for square top mains. To spill the wind at the top. Not sure about triangular mainsail. (Rambler88 at the start of the Bermuda Race).