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Saturday, September 8 • 10:45am - 11:45am
Stability and Stabilization

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Starting with the basics of stability and effect of various factors, I'll work through examples to clarify understanding of what stability is and is not. Then moving on to a boat's motion and how that can be modified by design or the employment of various devices. Questions and discussion encouraged.


Tad Roberts

A full time yacht designer and naval architect for over 30 years, with about half that time spent at Bruce King Yacht Design in Maine, and 17 years on my own in British Columbia. Experience with mega yachts, sail and power, high-speed production boats, home built plywood cruisers... Read More →

Saturday September 8, 2018 10:45am - 11:45am PDT
Discovery Room NW Maritime Ctr