Happened to the
It took two
years of planning and testing, but two Americans created a two-ton,
27-foot sailboat out of (get this) more than 165,000 corks. They sailed
aboard hic--uh, we mean her--in Portugal, chosen because
it's reportedly the largest producer of cork in the world.
When Regulator Marine decided to vault the 40-foot mark, they did it as only the North Carolina builder can: quad Yamaha outboards, an Armstrong bracket, and a hull ready for virtually any conditions. See the details here. ▶