Yachting

UNDER THE SKIN

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GreenBoats’ resin systems are currently 40 to 60 percent plant-based, but the company envisions moving to 100 percent in the next three to five years. The Flax 27 weighs 10 percent less than Judel/Vrolijk & Co.’s original build estimates. GreenBoats is researchin­g methods of building composite structures using recycled, long-strand carbon fibers that purportedl­y retain 95 percent of their virgin strengths.

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