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I want to first of all Thank, Jennifer Emmet @ Farr Yacht Design , For all her help with my reaserch for this project, as well as Harmen Rockler @ Farr Yacht Design. To Start this is the most difficult scratch build I have done , I reaserched this boat for 3 months , Making countless drawing's and lofting frame packages. I then decided to put it dowm for a while. I was planning on starting the BMW ORACLE boat , I then re looked at the info and decided to build this amazing boat. I first saw this boat in 92' in San Diego It was incredible to see her sail ( she is fast ) In my opinion she should have sailed against America3 for the cup. I am building her at 3/8" = 1' - 0" Scale she's almost 27" in length , I am going to build her with the twin Keel ( Original concept designed by Capt' Nate Herreshoff ) I started on her yesterday morning .First, I cut out the keel section ( wich I made out of 2 pieces ) and cut out all the frames, This will be a complete build that can be put in Water .( not sure about RC due to the twin Keel ) Here are the results