Understanding Yacht Design: Part Three

A three-part series: Part 3 Naval architect Filip Sochaj delves deeper into the Stability versus Comfort Motion debate. Stability versus Comfort Motion The Stability Index (STIX) and Angle of Vanishing Stability (AVS) are the two determining factors of masted hull safety used by yacht manufacturers and are the final elements of our yacht design series. […]

Understanding Yacht Design: Part Two

A three-part series: Part Two Naval architect Filip Sochaj explains the complexities of hull form For new readers just joining Ocean Sailor, this is part two of a series of articles in which we take a deeper look at the world of yacht design. We examine how statistics and ratios shape the yacht, how they […]