Posts Tagged ‘tom slingsby’
Said Tom Slingsby: Gotta say I am enjoying reading the different theories, but it really is what I said it is. Below the bottom bearing is what we call the sliding door which keeps a flush surface to the hull throughout our 15 deg Cant range. This day it busted and was causing some drag. However, believe what you want, we get a good kick out of hearing some of the theories.
But we all know Oracle sailors will say whatever the chequebook tells them to… So, is it a super-secret foil fence? Maybe it’s a supercavitating thingamabob? Camera pod? Ride height sensor? Herbie 2.0? A turd flown over from Rio?
March 3rd, 2016 by admin
As press conferences go, this is a good one; young Slingers looking like a deer in the headlights and Jimmy getting grilled on the early retirement for Oracle. Watch the whole thing; Ray is always a chuckle and Jimmy’s finally being his old compelling self, and now’s the time to get to know them.
September 10th, 2013 by admin