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Martin [Admin]

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Glossary of Sailing Terms
« on: February 03, 2009, 10:21:15 AM »

Glossary of Sailing Terms - from the American Model Yachting Association.

http://www.modelyacht.org/sailmanual/appendix2.html
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Re: Glossary of Sailing Terms
« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2009, 01:14:12 PM »

Martin - useful :}

And there was me thinking that a Glossary was something to do with french polishing

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Re: Glossary of Sailing Terms
« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2009, 11:25:03 PM »

Here's a downloadable pdf

GLOSSARY OF NAVAL ARCHITECTURE TERMINOLOGIES & DEFINITIONS the weblink is :-

http://academic.amc.edu.au/~gthomas/shipproduction/terms.pdf

I also found this site which is quite informative on ship design and they have a short glossary

http://ntl.bts.gov/DOCS/narmain/narmain.html

Here also

http://www.bruzelius.info/Nautica/Etymology/English/Stalkartt(1787)_p207.html
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Re: Glossary of Sailing Terms
« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2010, 05:11:23 PM »

first link dont work for me  <:(
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Re: Glossary of Sailing Terms
« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2010, 11:15:43 PM »

Nor for me.

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Re: Glossary of Sailing Terms
« Reply #5 on: July 29, 2010, 12:20:49 AM »


Link is OK as it works from Brisbane must be that pesky "South of the border" syndrome %)
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Re: Glossary of Sailing Terms
« Reply #6 on: July 29, 2010, 08:43:33 AM »

Link ok on the South Bank of the Humber

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Re: Glossary of Sailing Terms
« Reply #7 on: August 12, 2010, 07:09:42 PM »

I get:



Which is OK, but not what I expected.
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Re: Glossary of Sailing Terms
« Reply #8 on: August 12, 2010, 10:04:37 PM »


That definetly fits in with the NaughtyGal theme of this forum  {-) {-) O0 O0 %) %)
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Re: Glossary of Sailing Terms
« Reply #9 on: August 13, 2010, 01:19:22 PM »

Kicking Straps and Topping Lifts   :D :D :D


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Re: Glossary of Sailing Terms
« Reply #10 on: August 13, 2010, 01:34:34 PM »

No baggywrinkles to be seen

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