Monday, September 2, 2013

Ode to a Boat

The enchanting elements of a boat can mesmerize. As a watercraft designed to float, work or travel on water, a boat represents the ultimate in form following function.  Comprised of a gunnel, deck , keel, bow, and stern, it displaces its weight in water based on a specific mathematical formula dividing the mass of the structure by the volume below the water line.

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