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Ship turn radius at high and at slow speed, no difference?

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The shape of a ship will definitely make it turn if you tilt it to one side, it's  used in regatta sailing and its called the roll tack maoeuvre.

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Alpha Tester
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The shape of a ship will definitely make it turn if you tilt it to one side, it's  used in regatta sailing and its called the roll tack maoeuvre.

 

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In real life it wil depend on the dimentions of the propellor, possition of the propellor, shape of the propellor, stream of the water comming to the propellor, turning speed of the propellor, position of the rudder, size of the rudder, shape of the rudder, is the rudder in the stream of the propellor and of cource the shape of the hull (and center of gravity, center of bouyancy and momentums)

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