Your #1 source for kayaking and canoeing information.               FREE Newsletter!
my Profile
 





Point65 Mercury 2013 Clearance Sale!
Mercury modular touring kayak
Solo $899/Tandem $1199 - save $3-600!
Shop online...
 
Advice, Suggestions and General Help New Topic Printer Friendly Version

  According to a Professor Clauser
  Posted by: clydehedlund on Jun-14-13 11:42 PM (EST)
 

in that 26 year old article in Sea Kayaker Magazine I mentioned before: "There is a school of thought that believes that flexible skins make possible a delay in the transition from laminar to turbulent flow, and with this delay a consequent lowering of the hydrodynamic resistance." So maybe we got it all wrong on demanding stiffer boats?

 Great Products from the Buyers' Guide:

Paddle Floats

Kayak & Canoe Outriggers

Fishing PFD's

Hoister

Table of Contents

Google
 
Web Paddling.net


Follow us on:
Free Newsletter | About Us | Site Map | Advertising Info | Contact Us

©2014 Paddling.net Inc.
Sweepstakes Shirt Sale