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    Posted: 14 Jan 11 at 5:26pm
Spotted on SA...
The hulls, what a fantastic shape they are:
 
The wings:
 
We may actually get some close, exciting racing with these things!
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Close, Exciting racing, Dont be silly this is AC
 
But I shall just remain sitting here for a couple of minutes looking at the llovely Carbon
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Post Options Post Options   Quote s.a.l.t.y Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 15 Jan 11 at 10:17pm
And now for some more AC45 p0rn... 
 
 
What masterpiece of engineering those wingsails are!


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Post Options Post Options   Quote Oli Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 16 Jan 11 at 11:24am
salty the dailysail has got pics of the wing up and lauched.
 
are you coming down for the rest of the icicle series?
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Like sh*t off a stick? I think so...
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Mark Jardine Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 17 Jan 11 at 6:31am
It looks pretty good out sailing! Click here
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um, that's, rather pretty. Very much pretty.
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Very nice but why no curved dagger boards? Confused 
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Very nice, but I still don't know what 1 design racing has to do with the America's Cup.
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=STYMxxEkPDM&feature=player_embedded

Actual sailing 2:30 in

23 kn BS in 10kn TWS




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