AUTOGIRO BOATS

An illustated talk given by Fiona Sinclair to the Amateur Yacht Research Society on 5th December 1995


This talk was intended for an audience of amateurs, and was kept as non-technical as possible. Those readers who want equations rather than photographs are on the wrong page.

(Actually, a companion page of equations might possibly be linked in later. Watch this space).


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Contents

  1. Terminology
  2. Advantages
  3. History 1870-1933
  4. History 1960-1970
  5. History 1970-1980
  6. History 1980-1995
  7. Simplified Theory Part 1
  8. Simplified Theory Part 2
  9. Future
  10. Discussion

Discussion

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