Surveys 100 years of inventions in the Pacific Northwest, in such fields as outdoor gear, games, fishing and shipbuilding, and medicine.Hydroplane 19 2 9 - 5 0 ln the first years of this century, racing boats were skinny and long, often compared to ... They helped bring the Gold Cup to Seattle and to make the annual Seafair races on Lake Washington an enduring summertime ritual. By l957, the Gold Cup class (which prohibited jet propulsion and movable airfoils) had essentially disappeared; the powerful and faster aquot;unlimitedaquot; boats ... The hydroplanea#39;s characteristic aquot;roostertailaquot; plume occurs because the propeller, a.
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