“Chines Design”

"I designed these after spray rails on a speed boat.  Redirecting the jet downwards can double your lift; this is how jet boats can hydroplane almost entirely out of the water.  While I wasn’t interested in added lift per se, this force translates to carving ability when put on edge on a wave. I gave the boat aggressive chines which meant high performance, but increased likelihood of 'catching an edge' and flipping."

“I designed these after spray rails on a speed boat. Redirecting the jet downwards can double your lift; this is how jet boats can hydroplane almost entirely out of the water. While I wasn’t interested in added lift per se, this force translates to carving ability when put on edge on a wave. I gave the boat aggressive chines which meant high performance, but increased likelihood of ‘catching an edge’ and flipping.”

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