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Greg Guimond
12-17-2011, 09:15 AM
Pretty unique hull bottom .........

maddad
12-17-2011, 09:30 AM
I've heard that type of hull called a "cathedral" hull. I have no idea how well they work.

Greg Guimond
12-17-2011, 10:05 AM
Looks like you get a deep V at slower speeds and then trap air at higher speeds

Carl C
12-17-2011, 10:18 AM
Kind of a variation of a mod vp.

Ghost
12-17-2011, 11:27 AM
Interesting. Do you have a bow shot too?

Morgan's Cloud
12-17-2011, 12:17 PM
'Cathedral hull ' ? ? Does that even barely resemble the stern of, say, a 13' Boston Whaler ?

And there's many cathedral hulls that at the stern could pass for a very shallow Deep V .. but that thing is waay out there ... Yes , a bow shot would be useful .

Greg Guimond
12-17-2011, 02:11 PM
2005

Morgan's Cloud
12-17-2011, 02:38 PM
Now that's a hybrid .

Carl C
12-17-2011, 03:21 PM
Yup, looks like a mod VP on a big scale....

Ghost
12-17-2011, 03:55 PM
Thanks for the second pic. Now that IS interesting.

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yeller
12-17-2011, 06:06 PM
Boat could be a Kachina, (if memory serves me correctly). I remember researching one like that. Hull design seemed slow compared to similiarly powered V's and Cats.

Carl C
12-17-2011, 07:17 PM
It would have to have enough power to go fast enough to trap air and gain lift. It looks an awful lot like my old Hydrostream Vegas XT but a whole lot bigger! If underpowered it is nothing more than a tri-hull.

Greg Guimond
12-18-2011, 01:14 PM
It is a 2005 Hallett and has a 525EFI in it currently.

smidgen too
12-18-2011, 04:25 PM
THIS TYPE OF HULL WAS BIG BACK IN THE EARLY 80'S WHEN THE SHADOW CAT HIT THE MARKET. They may have been faster than a Vee hull but never caught on.

younger
12-19-2011, 01:10 PM
Virage Also built one very similar. If I recall they built it around the same time. If you could get the hull to pack enough air it would dangle.

biggiefl
12-19-2011, 02:21 PM
Glastron or ??? made something like that in the mid-late 80's. It was 19 or 20' and would do 60 with just a 150. It was pretty cool looking(Carlson design and hence why I am thinking Glastron) with a 175hp max but interior looked pretty tight. I NEVER saw one outside of the NYC boat show. It looked more like the white boat in Smidgen's post.

Ghost
12-19-2011, 03:28 PM
Biggie, your avatar is cracking me up. I keep seing it and thinking:

"WHAT DOES MARCELLUS WALLACE'S HULL LOOK LIKE?!"

Greg Guimond
12-19-2011, 07:13 PM
biggiefl,
You are correct on Art Carlson. The boat is actually called the Hallett 260 AC. Hallett's hulls have a great reputation for being quick. I guess the 525 helps "pack the air" :lightning

biggiefl
12-21-2011, 12:23 AM
I'm sorry, did I break your concentration? I didn't mean to do that. Please, continue, you were saying something about best intentions. What's the matter? Oh, you were finished! Well, allow me to retort. What does Marsellus Wallace look like?
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biggiefl
12-21-2011, 01:35 AM
Can anyone download a PDF picture? I can't figure out why when I scan an ad, it goes to PDF instead of JPEG which we can download. Let me know as I have the magazine advertisement scanned but PDF. This is Boating September 1983 by the way.

joseph m. hahnl
12-24-2011, 08:39 AM
It is actually a Starcraft CPS-20 by Art Carlson



Similar concept but not the same:boggled:

http://images.rcuniverse.com/forum/upfiles/324372/Xv63191.jpghttp://i.ebayimg.com/00/$(KGrHqN,!h8E4ptnKmSCBORy(Z7J2w~~0_12.JPG
link to one on scream and fly http://www.screamandfly.com/showthread.php?40434-1985-Cps-20-Starcraft

Sweet Cheekz
12-24-2011, 09:43 AM
The problem with Marcellus is that he just dont dig on swine

Parnell