An Autonomous Wing-Sailed Catamaran Ph.D.Thesis by Gabriel H
This causes a great deal of drag when sailing closehauled and effectively limits how high the boat can point into the wind. The rigid wing, by contrast, suffers no ...
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Experimental Aerodynamic Performance of a Self-Trimming Wing
WING SAIL FOR AUTONOMOUS SURFACE. VEHICLES ... wing$sailed catamaran has been demonstrated by ... propulsion system is a rigid wing$sail mounted.
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Sail America Rigid Wing Sail Project Summary - Burt Rutan
soft-sail Catamaran and a radical fixed WingSail with 3 airfoil segments. The WingSail would require a super light carbon composite structure. Although the New ...
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system identification for precision control of a wingsailed gps-guided
The wind-propulsion system is a rigid wing-sail mounted vertically on bearings, mass balanced to ..... Figure 1-14 The wingsailed catamaran Stars and Stripes.
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Autonomous Surface Vehicle Free-Rotating Wingsail Section - AIAA
of the wingsailed catamaran should be superior to the original configuration. At worst ... conventional cloth sail or a rigid wingsail, then between a symmetrical or ...
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The Atlantis Project: A GPS-Guided Wing-Sailed Autonomous
Aug 20, 2006 ... Wing-Sailed Autonomous Catamaran ... The wind-propulsion system is a rigid wing-sail mounted vertically on bearings to allow free rotation in ...
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performance of the wingsailed catamaran should be superior to the original configuration. At worst, the ... between a conventional cloth sail or a rigid wingsail .
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Design and optimisation of multi-element wing sails for multihull yachts
sailed in catamarans powered by multi-element wing sails, interest in wing .... The other main benefit of rigid sails for yachts is that the hull can be significantly ...
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On the improved aerodynamic efficiency of a sailing vessel
of a rigid 'wing sail' over conventional fabric sails for all courses, but particularly when the ... A angle between apparent wind vector and boat velocity vector.
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Wing sails offer a different design challenge to those of more conventional soft sail rigs. ... catamaran was tested in the low-speed section of the 7' x 5' wind tunnel at the University of ... propulsion system: a symmetrical rigid wingsail that.
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SAILS 1960 - The Amateur Yacht Research Society
The all- rigid glider type wingsail is " out " being far too flimsy. Every rig ..... tion is given to sailing the boat there is no trouble but a moment's inattention will put ...
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Design and Optimization of a High Performance C-Class Catamaran
Today, with their hydrofoils, rigid wing sails and all carbon composites structures, they are capable of reaching speeds of over. 35kts and thus are amongst the ...
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bﬁt Owner - HABER YACHTS
Catamarans with rigid wing sails ﬂy around on foils. Racing monohulls have sprouted canting keels. horizontal daggerboards, carbon-fibre bowsprits and giant.
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History and Recent Developments in Robotic Sailing - Roboat
ing blocks of a robotic sailing boat for controlling the rudder and the sails. ... disadvantages of rigid wing sails in comparison to traditional fabric sails are illumi-.
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e. g. for a yacht or catamaran, or as an auxiliary power unit on a larger craft, e. g. ..... Wingsails should not be confused with 'solid square sails' or 'rigid sails' ...
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Development and Preliminary Experimental Validation of a Wind
boat powered by a rigid wing sail with a 5-m span. It is designed to operate in 7– 10 kn of wind and a maximum sea state of 2. Specific attention is placed on the ...
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Frequently Asked Questions - Maritime Museum
A: The 2013 America's Cup boats are AC72 wing sail catamarans. AC stands for ... The sail is a rigid sail fixed in place much like an aircraft wing. The sail is 40 ...
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Development of a computational tool for the aerodynamic simulation
namic characteristics of a sustaining surface. The final end of this tool is its inclusion on the rigid sails project (wing sails) of catamarans dedicated to high.
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Effects of Spanwise Flexibility on Lift and Rolling Moment of a Wingsail
The lift and rolling moment of the wing sail is compared to that for a rigid wingsail ... Large catamarans, as are used in the America's Cup, have large wingsails ...
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Integration of Wind Propulsion in an Electric ASV - Springer
Zarco ASV, a small size electric powered catamaran. In terms ... The sails are lightweight rigid wings ... wing sails, according to some predefined control strategy.
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