|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 12 인용 특허 : 13|
A wind powered air/water interface craft disposed in a mechanically simple configuration(s) with means for trimming and/or adjusting the area of the various air and water foil elements either independently or together or both. All of its structural elements are useful as lifting or-driving surfaces or buoyant elements thereby minimizing parasitic drag and conflicting forces. In some configurations, free flight is also possible for brief periods of time or for longer periods in conditions where dynamic soaring is possible. The rig is able to develop verti...
1. A wind-powered air-water interface craft, comprising:a single hull ship having a deck; at least one pair of correspondingly canted wing sails having a respective port sail and a starboard sail thereof, the sails being mounted on a mounting structure constructed and arranged to provide variation in trim of the sails; support structure associated with each pair of wing sails, the support structure constructed and arranged to supportively interconnect the respective port and starboard sails of each pair at at least one level on each sail, above the deck ...