Designing a kraken cockpit

A three-part series Part Three: Biminis, Dodgers and Pilot Houses The essence of a Kraken cockpit Kraken Yachts’ design engineer Filip Sochaj explains the Kraken approach. Come rain or shine, storm or calm the helmsman and crew need to operate the yacht from the cockpit and the bimini is there to provide shelter in all […]

Designing a kraken cockpit

A three-part series Part TWO: Finalised command, control and protection The essence of a Kraken cockpit Kraken Yachts’ design engineer Filip Sochaj takes us through Part Two of cockpit layout and design As revealed in last month’s Ocean Sailor all the required lines are led to the cockpit to allow for short-handed sailing without stepping […]