Thursday, July 18, 2013

Cat-Ketch if you can.

Tanton 45.
Tanton 43

- It has been a while since I have had a look at cat-ketch yachts and unstayed rigs.

- The following is from a small brochure printed years ago and serves the base for the present study of a new 40' version incorporating what I have learned about this type of cruising boats over a period of 35 years since the first O.G.VW. 37 and the Tanton 43 followed by the 45 appeared on the scene.

- How did the cat ketch rig develop?