Shark Drogue inventor, Zack Smith provides tips on how to simplify the use of para-anchors and storm drogues. Formulas for rode adjustment, bridles, riding sail and weight set- ups for all vessel types are examined.
Storm/Steering Drogues and Para-Anchors
Date: Friday, April 20, 2018
Time: 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Location: Craneway Seminar Pavilion
Speaker: Zack Smith
Zack Smith for over twenty years has published numerous training videos, technical reports, and articles related to the testing and development of para-anchors and strom Drogues. Smith has worked with the US Navy, US Coast Guard, and NASA in an effort to improve drag device safety.