UK patent GB2508660

Downloads

A summary of the principles underlying the WindFly Rig is provided on the Theory page. More detail is provided in the documents available to download below. 

Principal references:

  1. Lars Larsson & Rolf Eliasson, "Principles of Yacht Design" 3rd edition, International Marine / McGraw Hill.

  2. Daniel Savitsky, "Hydrodynamic Design of Planing Hulls", October 1964.

  3. Lindsay Lord, "Naval Architecture of Planing Hulls" 3rd edition, Cornell Maritime Press.

  4. Clement, E.P. & Blount, D.L. 1963. Resistance Tests of a Systematic Series of Planing Hull Forms.

  5. Daniel Savitsky , Semi-displacement hulls – A misnomer?, 2014

  6.  Nigel Irens Design, The application of slender hull technology in powered yachts and small commercial craft, 2004

  7.  Dr P van OossanenResistance prediction of small high-speed displacement vessels,1979

  8. Ira H. Abbott & ALbert E. Von Doenhoff, "Theory of Wing Sections" Dover Edition (1959), Dover Publications.

  9. http://peterlynnhimself.com/Kites_For_Yachts.php