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Sailing theory and practice

C. A. aMarchaj

Sailing theory and practice

by C. A. aMarchaj

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Published by Adlard Coles, Granada in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sailing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementC.A. Marchaj ; (translated from the Polish by L. Rusiecki in collaboration with S. Barker ... et al.) ; illustrated with drawings by the author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV811
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix,451p. :
    Number of Pages451
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14968519M
    ISBN 100229116655

    Sailing Yacht Design-Practice Claughton, Wellicome, Shenoi The Symmetry of Sailing Ross Garrett The Science of Yachts Wind & Water Herbert Frederick Kay Technical Yacht Design Andrew G. Hammitt Sailing Theory and Practice C.A. Marchaj Aero-Hydrodynamics of Sailing C.A. Marchaj High Performance Sailing Frank Bethwaite Books Designers. Theory. Easily learn the basics of sailing so that you can enjoy this great pastime even more. Adverts. How Boats Sail Understand the science behind how boats sail and why they can sail into the wind Parts of a Sailing Boat The names of different parts of the inside and outside of a boat.

    Sailing Theory and Practice (English and Polish Edition) by Marchaj, C. A. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library! Sailing theory and practice.. [Czeslaw A Marchaj] -- Scientific analysis of the aerodynamic, hydrodynamic, and other design factors which define a yacht's behavior.

    Each of his previous books--Sailing Theory and Practice, Aero-hydrodynamics of Sailing and Seaworthiness: the Forgotten Factor--have become classic references, and his technical paper on "Design for Extreme Conditions" was awarded the coveted Silver Medal by the Royal Institute of Naval Architects, of which he is a member.3/5(1).   "A Review of Modern Sail Theory.'' Proceedings of the Eleventh AIAA Symposium on the AeroIHydronautics of Sailing, Septem , Seattle, Washington. This is a good nonmathematical explanation of sailing aerodynamics and is available online, along with the other references by Gentry, a professional aerodynamicist, at


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out of 5 stars fantastic yourney through sailing theory and practice. Reviewed in the United States on Janu I red first Polish edition of this book a long time ago. I still have it and from time to time read some parts again and again.

It was the first such a book in Poland with a lot of theoretical information about sailing /5(5). out of 5 stars fantastic yourney through sailing theory and practice. Reviewed in the United States on Janu I red first Polish edition of this book a long time ago.

I still have it and from time to time read some parts again and again. It was the first such a book in Poland with a lot of theoretical information about sailing /5(5). Sailing Theory And Practice book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5.

Admittedly, it's a tough topic to teach from a book. The difference between books on sail trim and theory really comes down to the graphics used to help in explanation.

This is where this book falls short. Having said that, though, a new sailor will learn and benefit from reading Hahne's book/5(14). This is the successor to the author's previous book Sailing Theory and Practice, published over 30 years ago, and takes into account the many developments which have taken place in sail performance since then.

The author considers the factors which affect sail power: wind speed, sail area, sail shape, sail setting, angle of heel and steadiness of the wind, and explains why certain rigs have.

Asked by the Warsaw sailing clubs community about his race performance, he prepared and presented a series of lectures on sail aerodynamics during /54 winter off-season. These lectures had been edited into the first version of the book "Sailing Theory and Practice".

This work had been well received and published in Poland and abroad. Sail Performance, based on C A Marchaj's classic Sailing Theory & Practice, has established itself as the standard work on the subject and is now acclaimed as a milestone in sailing literature. Author:Marchaj, C.A.

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Buy Sailing Theory and Practice By C.A. Marchaj. Available in used condition with free delivery in the UK. ISBN: ISBN ISBN: value to yachtsmen. To deal with both the theory and practice of sailing in such a short space is indeed difficult and it has been most successfully done, in my opinion.

This publication may make difficult reading to some but the effort of understanding it completely will be very amply rewarded.

Good sail trim can mean the difference between winning and losing a race or reaching harbor before the tide turns. This book demystifies the skill of good sail trim with the aid of superb color diagrams and photograph, to enable racers and cruisers alike to sail efficiently and get the most out of their boats.

Taking account of all types of wind condition the author explains: aero and. Water (a) Behaviour of waves (b) Sailing close-hauled in a head sea (c)Sailing in a following sea (d) Currents and tides (e)Sailing in shallow water.

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My library.ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Translated and expanded by author in collaboration with L. Rusiecki, S. Barker, and others.