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The W17 Trimaran

• Design Information:

Preliminary Design Concept and Development (January 5, 2010)
Review of W17 Hull Forms (November 21, 2010)
Intro Part 1—The W17 'Estuary' Trimaran (February 4, 2010)
Study Profile (March 16, 2010, updated May 11, 2012)
W17 Racing Rig (January 1, 2011)

• World Map of Builders:

World Map of W17 BuildersNow in 24 countries!

• Construction Information:

Intro Part 2—Building the W17 (February 15, 2010)
Intro Part 3—Building Manual & Plans (March 1, 2010, updated January 1, 2013)
BUY Building Plans (March 8, 2010)
CNC-cut Plywood Kit for the W17 (February 18, 2011)
What Builders are saying about the W17…
LATEST NEWS on BUILDING & SAILING the W17—from 'The WATERS EDGE'
Construction Tips & Techniques
Our Stories and why we built the W17…

• Sailing Pics & Videos:

Video — All Souls Regatta — Race 1
Video — All Souls Regatta — Race 3
Video — Cruising to Punta Fuego
Pics — W17 First Launching, October 29, 2010
Pics — W17 First Days Afloat
Pics — Round the Volcano Regatta, November 21, 2010
W17R — First Launch VideosNEW!

• Reports, Reviews, & Adventures under Sail:

First W17 Afloat — Sailing Pics, Reports and Videos
First sailing impressions of a W17, by experienced sailors, November 1, 2010
What Sailors are saying about the W17…
Eight-day Christmas Cruise
2011 Hobie Challenge—Another successful voyage for the W17…
2011 Lake Taal RTV Race—A win for the W17!
Email report after first RTV win, 2011

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