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 Post subject: knots and mph?
PostPosted: Wed Mar 13, 2013 12:52 pm 
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How do you calculate miles per hour into knots?


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 Post subject: Re: knots and mph?
PostPosted: Wed Mar 13, 2013 2:44 pm 
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magic.

http://www.disastercenter.com/convert.htm

but actually...google.

multiply your speed in mph by .87

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 Post subject: Re: knots and mph?
PostPosted: Wed Mar 13, 2013 3:08 pm 
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Thank you. I know that's an easy question to many of.you. Haha. I have been into sailing for r many years and owned a few monohulls but I just boght my first hobie 16 this month and I am realy looking forward to gettin her wet this summer


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 Post subject: Re: knots and mph?
PostPosted: Wed Mar 13, 2013 3:19 pm 
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good for you, i think you'll enjoy your hobie more than a monohull. They make for a bit more of an exciting ride. just a bit.

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 Post subject: Re: knots and mph?
PostPosted: Thu Mar 14, 2013 7:35 am 
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blewbayou wrote:
I have been into sailing for r many years and owned a few monohulls


Yeah, when you are only making 2 or 3 of them.....knots vs. mph doesn't really matter!

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