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Material relating to catamaran design and the International Catamaran Challenge Trophy

Date: 1970s
Medium: ink on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Roy Martin
Classification:Ephemera
Object Name: Archive series
Object No: ANMS1056

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    Description
    This archive series numbered [001] - [039] consists of material relating to a design draftsman seminar, and the QUEST II challenge against EMMA HAILMTON for the 1965 International Catamaran Challenge Trophy (ICCT). The material was donated by Roy Martin, the designer of MISS NYLEX which was the first C-Class catamaran to defend the Little America's Cup using a solid wing sail.

    It includes 19 over-head transparencies regarding C-Class catamaran designs and characteristics; documents regarding drag, hull designs, rigs sections, wing sections, polar curves, wind performance, and drag figures; letters regarding Roy Martin's attendance at the Design Draftsmen Seminar; invitations to the International C-Class Catamaran Association Dinner; newspaper articles regarding the ICCT; photographs of QUEST II; handwritten notes, reports; newsletters, magazines, and other documents.
    Additional Titles

    Web title: Material relating to catamaran design and the International Catamaran Challenge Trophy

    Collection title: MISS NYLEX collection

    Assigned title: Papers relating to the Roy Martins involvement at the Design Draftsman and Further Education Seminar and information regarding QUEST II attempt for the Little Americas Cup 1965

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