Aero-hydrodynamics of sailing. by Marchaj, Czesław A. Publication date Topics Sailboats, Sailboats, Sails. Publisher New York: Dodd, Mead. Collection. stability. All-round performance. High speed sailing. Land & hard water sailing. Part II: Principles of Aero-hydrodynamics. Elementry Concepts. 24 Oct Aero-hydrodynamics of sailing by Czesław A. Marchaj; 8 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Aerodynamics, Hydrodynamics, Sailboats.

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The international classic work of reference for anyone wishing to understand the factors governing the performance of a sailing boat. Techniques to Maximize Sail Power. In a nutshell, this is one of the best nonfiction books I have ever read.

Aero-hydrodynamics of sailing

Aero-Hydro vs Sailing Theory and Practice. Share your thoughts with other customers. It is as fundamental a tool in your library as a wrench is to a mechanic. I agree that the “1” or “2” ratings tried to evaluate the book as something it is not it is not an intro to sailing theory meant for those without some mathematical inquisitiveness.

Aero Hydrodynamics Of Sailing

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Aero Hydrodynamics Of Sailing by C.A. Marchaj

Well calling it stealing might not be totally accurate AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Be the first to ask a question about Aero Hydrodynamics Of Sailing. Davi Pedro marked it as to-read Mar 06, Aero-Hydrodynamics of Sailing by C.

I come from an electrical engineering and physics background and with the tools those disciplines give me, I was able to get a great deal out of the book. The book is not meant for those without some technical or mathematical interest in sailing.

GuestJun 16, East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. I have Gutelle’s book as well, and think highly of it, but it is not as thorough as Marchaj. I aero-hydrodynwmics read the prior edition of this book in the s. Specially sitting next aero-hydrdynamics Gutelle’s book. Daniel added it Mar 29, Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Yes, my password is: Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

Thus the non-mathematically inclined can feel comfortably educated without having to actually do the calculations and the mathematically inclined or skeptical can avoid the frustration of “easy read” books which make large assertions but do not offer any proof.

Want to Read saving…. Filip marked it as to-read Nov 07, I found Pierre Gutelle “Design of sailing yachts” to be a much better book. And the list goes on and on!!!

Aero-Hydrodynamics of Sailing

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Open Preview See a Problem? One person found this helpful. MikeJohnsSep 18, Robert GainerSep 16, Great book for sailors who are ov interested on the technical aspect on how sailboats work and how to optimise performance. Aero Hydrodynamics Of Sailing 4.

Aero-hydro is a bit disjointed, if you have Marchaj’s latest “sailing theory and practice” you may find that Aero-hydro is not much more use.