Pic of the Day

Black Knight
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Re: Pic of the Day

Post by Black Knight » Sun May 06, 2018 10:07 pm

Better to photograph that way ;)

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Re: Pic of the Day

Post by Techteam » Tue May 08, 2018 4:48 am

ted.walsh wrote:
Sun May 06, 2018 7:54 pm
:shock: :roll:
LOL

conistoncollie
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Re: Pic of the Day

Post by conistoncollie » Tue May 22, 2018 4:12 pm

Interesting photo today, showing wooden wedge below the spar.
I'm no aerodynamicist but presumably its purpose was to encourage water thrown up to break away cleanly at the rear, rather than clinging to the rear casing?
What wood is it? A remarkable survival.

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Mike Bull
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Re: Pic of the Day

Post by Mike Bull » Tue May 22, 2018 5:23 pm

It's a plywood, presumably marine grade; though knowing Bluebird it's just as likely the back out of a 1950s wardrobe! :lol:
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