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You would have to have very long legs to step over the traveller. If you tried you would probably receive a busted pelvis. Note the decks are all solar panels in addition to coach roof. Where is the h

That guy has so much bad luck !  On the passage back from Noumea last week  we had a few sightings near North cape, Humpback I think. its cool to watch them from a distance,  so long as they keep the

Crikey HB looks friggin awesome. https://youtu.be/go3f7EvrCE0

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Pretty much mirrors my thoughts Rehab...

 

Forgot to mention that he / the boat will probably, in addition will have the latest sail tect, Michel Desjoyeaux, electronic tell tales connected to computers and synchronised with the computers that would control the sail trimming programmes [ Trim Control ] and all the other programmes. 

 

Michel Desjoyeaux is one of the most successful solo offshore sailors in the world. He not only won the Vendee Globe twice he also won the Route du Rhum as well as numerous other offshore races. Now semi-retired from offshore racing he has a company in France called Mer Agitée. Desjoyeaux and his partner Régine Bornens created Mer Agitée in 1999 to bring innovation to the sailing world. Their latest product, an electronic telltale is pure genius. Working with the engineer Dimitri Voisin, Mer Agitée devised an elegant digital solution called Trim Control, these are digital tell tales.

 

More details can be found here for those that are unaware of such technology, be interesting to see how many Auckland boats get them.

 

Could be worth while for IT to get the NZ sole distribution agency,

 

https://www.sailfeed.com/2018/11/a-brilliant-innovation-electronic-telltales

 

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I am constantly amazed at this new tech, just need to remember that like F1 cars the average guy probably couldnt even drive a lap of the countdown carpark and the cars themselves are on a different planet to your moms swift. As for the $$, well we all know that there is no limit to the amount of cash you can pour into a race boat.

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I am constantly amazed at this new tech, just need to remember that like F1 cars the average guy probably couldnt even drive a lap of the countdown carpark and the cars themselves are on a different planet to your moms swift. As for the $$, well we all know that there is no limit to the amount of cash you can pour into a race boat.

 

Pleased to keep members  informed.

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