Monday, May 3, 2010

Question # 326

Although the design is relatively recent for the purposes of leisure and sport, they have been used since like forever by the Paravas, a fishing community of southern Tamil Nadu. In a form of convergent evolution, Polynesians also developed a similar design to hop between islands.

The design’s basically described as a pair of Vaka held together by an Aka.

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  1. MULTIHULLS, which include CATAMARANS, PROAS and TRIMARANS.

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