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The Chinese Sailing Rig - Design and Build Your Own Junk Rig

by Derek Van Loan

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Published by Paradise Cay Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boating - Boatbuilding,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Engineering,
  • Home & Garden / Crafts & Hobbies,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - General,
  • Transportation,
  • Sports & Recreation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8419600M
    ISBN 100939837706
    ISBN 109780939837700

      A Chinese junk is even more so, and no wonder, as it was invented by an offspring of a nymph and a rainbow. His name was Fu Hsi, the first great ruler, who, they say, was born in B.C. But the junk rigged sailing vessel is just about disappeared from China, killed not by a more modern sail plan, but by diesel. Work boats, after all, are about making a living, and nothing beats the diesel motor for efficiency. The last vestige of junk rig use may well be with .

      , Derek Van Loan, The Chinese Sailing Rig: Design and Build Your Own Junk Rig, Paradise Cay Publications, 2nd Edition, p The batten parrels are best made of large diameter polypropylene line because it slides well. , Henry B. Culver, The Book of Old Ships: From Egyptian Galleys to Clipper Ships, Dover Publications, page The Chinese Sailing Rig - Design and Build Your Own Junk Rig by Derek Van Loan, Novem , Paradise Cay Publications edition, Paperback in English - 3rd edition.

      To my surprise, Paul thoroughly approved of the idea (he designs only gaff ketches). I therefore decided to definitely go ahead and change the rig. Upon hearing of my plans, a friend in Antigua gave me the excellent book: The Chinese Sailing Rig: Designing and Building your Own. If you let the sail find its own centre of gravity (Fig. 1), you have a sail in its natural state. Tacking is practically automatic on a junk rig: The forward rake of the mast makes it possible to change the centre of gravity of the sail, by pulling in the tack line: The sail is pulled back (Fig. 2) and the boat starts tacking.


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The Chinese Sailing Rig - Design and Build Your Own Junk Rig by Derek Van Loan Download PDF EPUB FB2

Buy The Chinese Sailing Rig: Design and Build Your Own Junk Rig 3 by Loan, Derek Van (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(31). The Chinese Sailing Rig: Design and Build Your Own Junk Rig is a stem-to-stern guide for the Western sailor who wants to junk rig any hull.

Words and drawings clearly explain in detail concepts that have been successfully used for millenia in the Orient/5(31). The Chinese Sailing Rig: Design and Build Your Own Junk Rig is a stem-to-stern guide for the Western sailor who wants to junk rig any hull.

Words and drawings clearly explain in detail concepts that have been successfully used for millenia in the Orient. Using Western materials and techniques, Derek walks the amateur designer/builder through all the steps to successfully junk rig their hull of. Start your review of The Chinese Sailing Rig: Design and Build Your Own Junk Rig Write a review Ghoover rated it liked it review of another edition/5.

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The Chinese Sailing Rig - Design and Build Your Own Junk Rig by Derek Van Loan chinese junk model. yuen_sail,in forum: Sailboats. Replies: 24 Views: 21, yuen_sail Junk Rigging, a question on suitability.

Jislizard. Whoever will have read "The Chinese Sailing Rig: Design and build your own junk rig" ( / ) will soon be looking for the adecuate hull. This book is only available in English. Along with 'Practical Junk Rig' it is super. The junk rig or "Chinese lug rig" is easy to handle, very easy to reef, easy and inexpensive to build, easy to rig, has no complex hardware, requires no winches, is easy to maintain, involves very low rigging stresses, provides a low center of effort so requires less beam or.

Junk Rig Basics. The diagram below of the Junk Rig describes the basic configuration of the western version of the Chinese sail.

Over the thousands of years in which the Chinese rig has been evolving, there have been numerous variations on the theme. Chinese Junk. The Chinese junk rig has been in use for thousands of yeas in China, on their river, coastal andocean trading vessels.

A much-simplified version of the Chinese junk has been in use for many years now in the west. Formed in at the Southampton Boat Show by a group of junk rig enthusiasts, the JRA (Junk Rig Association) is for its members and about their boats and their rigs. We aim to: promote the use of the junk rig by encouraging members to organise 'rallies' and 'junkets' (see About Us) and via our tri-annual Magazine and this site; encourage the development of junk and related rigs, the building.

Hong Kong Harbor - Chinese Junk Boat - c is a photograph by International Images which was uploaded on January 26th, The photograph may be purchased as wall art, home decor, apparel, phone cases, greeting cards, and more pins.

The junk rig, also known as the Chinese lugsail or sampan rig, is a type of sail rig in which rigid members, called battens, span the full width of the sail and extend the sail forward of the mast.

While relatively uncommon in use among modern production sailboats, the rig's potential advantages of easier use and lower cost for blue-water cruisers have been explored by individuals such as.

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The junk sail is a safe and easy-to-use rig. (click images for larger views) etc for designing your own rig.

No information on camber, gurney flaps, etc. The Chinese Sailing Rig By Derek Van Loan & Dan Haggerty Good information on rig design, in a more informal style than Practical Junk Rig. Again, no information on camber, etc.

Junk Rig advantages and disadvantages Junk is a boat, Junk Rig is, well, the traditional rig of a Junk boat. A Junk BOAT, is a classic Chinese sailing vessel of ancient origin, still widely found in many Asian countries.

Junk can have up to five usually unstayed masts. The square - ish sails can be made of a number of materials. Chinese lug. Hi Waynand Of chinese junk rigged yachts, two examples come to mind.

One is a folkboat so rigged called Jester the other is a stock design 'blue water' cruiser called was used in the old OSTAR single handed transatlantic race (When it was still an interesting race of ideas rather than wallets). Following the formula in "Design and Build Your Own Junk Rig" we get the following: A = sq ft of sail area H = height of mast above the partners (supports) in inches.

S = safety multiplier (2 for small ballasted, 3 for large, for beamy boats or boats over 35 ft. Diameter in Inches = Cube Root of (16 x A x H x S / ). Chinese junk model plans image search results. The junk-rig and handling of the junk-rigged sail explained. the junk rig sail is reinforced with bamboo battens.

sailboat plans by dimitri le forestier for the. designed for protected or inlands waters. i started this design inand it became my own “norwegian wood” - a. Odd sails.Designed by Derek van Loan and described in his book "Design and Build your own Junk Rig" Fenix Rig Designed, built and developed by Gp.

Capt. Bunny Smith in an attempt to maximise the windward performance of the Junk Rig. A Jay Benford-designed dory with a junk rig reefed down in a brisk breeze. A junk rig is also inexpensive to create and easy to maintain. It requires little or no standing rigging, and the sail itself is never heavily loaded, so almost any material can be used as sailcloth.

The Chinese literally build sails out of rags and old canvas sacks.