F-31 trimaran capsizes breaks up in Atlantic sailor lost.
Corsair trimaran capsize. National Titles Pensacola Florida. Corsair trimarans taking part in the 1997 US. The most common cause of larger multihull capsizes is being over-canvassed and then making a mistake.
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The usual trimaran compromise is in the gbujnt of interior volume in the main hull which serves as the boats only indoor living quarters. Wind coming from an unexpected direction or unexpectedly strongly can shove your boats nose into the water or flip it sideways instantly capsizing it. Capsize due to too much sail is especially likely if you are already pushing your boat and there is a sudden gust.
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Displacement of the boat in pounds. F-31 trimaran capsizes breaks up in Atlantic sailor lost Showing 1-9 of 9 messages. This formula attempts to indicate whether a given boat might be too wide and light to readily right itself after being overturned in extreme conditions.