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Mini-650 racing yacht design - latest news


The table below will be extended as new yacht design information becomes available, with the most recent announcements added to the top.
Hopefully, in some time this table will serve as a historic overview of how this Mini-650 racing yacht design project came into being. ;)
Please note that not every single step along the way to a complete Mini650 racing yacht will be added to this list.


Date  News item 
June 25, 2005  Relaunch / Redesign of this site. After a couple of years away from yachting (never thought that setting up a new company would be so time consuming...) I'm back. The fresh web design - which is sleeker/cleaner/faster - reflects the new energy with which I plan to bring this project forward.  
August 2000 - ongoing  Parametric hull design studies using HullDrag/32, a virtual towtank software written by the author of this website. 
January 31, 2001  OSYD-650 Displacement curve published. It's been a while, but now the OSYD-650 project should proceed with new impetus. 
August 14, 2000  OSYD-650 Design Brief published. 
July 1, 2000  'Links' page added to this web site 
June 18, 2000  Payload estimate calculation published. Document version number: 0.50 
June 18, 2000  Official launch of the Open Source Mini-650 Design web site 


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