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Hyrdofoil "Osprey" #242731
01/20/12 12:30 PM
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New hydrofoil from Sam, Tom, and Mike at Hydrosail called the "Osprey". Hulls I believe were built by Matt.

www.Vimeo.com/AdventureOnlineTV/Osprey

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Re: Hyrdofoil "Osprey" [Re: BrianK] #242837
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talk about "flyin a hull"~

Re: Hyrdofoil "Osprey" [Re: BrianK] #242838
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Nice. How's it do in a breeze?

Re: Hyrdofoil "Osprey" [Re: ThunderMuffin] #242839
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There was an "Osprey" thread on SA. I asked if they would enter the KPOR. I got a definate maybe as a response.It would be interesting to see how it goes up and down a race course.

Re: Hyrdofoil "Osprey" [Re: BrianK] #242840
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Nice! I see they have that little rod system like a Moth, I'm guessing that's what controls the up-down trim of the elevator foil.

And that netting type tramp they have is what I was thinking of doing for my old Prindle. I wonder who made it for them and if it would be any cheaper than a 'standard' Prindle tramp, about $380.


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Re: Hyrdofoil "Osprey" [Re: BrianK] #242842
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I had my Blade's tramp re-done at Sunrise Yacht Products, St. Pete. They are the original suppliers. Good work, reasonably priced.

http://www.multihullnets.com/


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Re: Hyrdofoil "Osprey" [Re: pgp] #242875
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wait for it.....


waaaaaaiiiittttt......


What's it rate?

smile


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Re: Hyrdofoil "Osprey" [Re: waterbug_wpb] #242892
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Tom said they had not taken it out in too much breeze yet, still feeling it out.

Yes the rods help to control the trim, along with a bungee that tensions it. Looking pretty similar to what was on the Rave's.

Re: Hyrdofoil "Osprey" [Re: BrianK] #242907
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I would be interested to see it powered up, as in "what happens when you've got too much sail up?" kind of thing...


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