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    Default Pretty cool boat from Sweden

    snipan

    Not as crazy as Sverige S1

    Enjoy...

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    Default Re: Pretty cool boat from Sweden

    What is the underwater shape of that boat?

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    Quote Originally Posted by johnw View Post
    What is the underwater shape of that boat?
    A clue here
    It really is quite difficult to build an ugly wooden boat.

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    Default Re: Pretty cool boat from Sweden

    Yes, I watched that one, too. I'm wondering about the underwater shape of the stern, in particular.

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    Default Re: Pretty cool boat from Sweden

    and
    It really is quite difficult to build an ugly wooden boat.

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    Default Re: Pretty cool boat from Sweden

    Judging by the water separation, probably got lift boards added similar to a Bartender.

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    Default Re: Pretty cool boat from Sweden

    Quote Originally Posted by johnw View Post
    ...and?
    And I did not intend to post the same video twice.
    Try this, it confirms lift boards, or some sort of chine added on.
    It really is quite difficult to build an ugly wooden boat.

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    Default Re: Pretty cool boat from Sweden

    First thoughts ....
    '' You ain't gonna learn what you don't want to know. ''
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    Quote Originally Posted by Peerie Maa View Post
    And I did not intend to post the same video twice.
    Try this, it confirms lift boards, or some sort of chine added on.
    .

    Looks like lift boards to me.

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    Looks like a good boat for leop's meteors.

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    "Probably the world's fastest gig! Träfiskarbåten: Fanny Built: 1958 Model: Pellinki model Material: Wood carvel-built Length: 9 m Engine: 6-cylinder Yanmar turbo-diesel, 440 hp (2006 changed to larger 480 hp engine) speed: Incredibly fast to be fishing boat, over 40 knots with seven passengers. I spoke with the owner's father o they had been given up in 66 knots now"
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    Default Re: Pretty cool boat from Sweden

    Thanks for the link to the website. They certainly have done a fair bit of work on her bottom.
    It really is quite difficult to build an ugly wooden boat.

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    Default Re: Pretty cool boat from Sweden

    Underwater shape a speedsnipa.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=An_EVUpBkr4

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