Boatbuilding Manual


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Thoroughly updated with respect to modern tools and materials, this Boatbuilding Manual remains both a professional reference and the first book a building amateur should buy. This edition, like its predecessors, emphasizes traditional wood construction but also surveys plywood, wood-epoxy, fiberglass, steel, aluminum, and other boatbuilding methods. New to this edition are a chapter on modelmaking; tables of metric equivalents; an appendix on safety; an expanded source guide for fasteners, bronze hardware, wood, and other ...

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Jamie R

Jun 16, 2011

Building a boat or restoring

This is the book you cannot be without if your building or restoring a boat. The timeless advice and techniques are incapsulated within the covers of this book.

Thomas B

Apr 14, 2011

Boat Building

The best building book I've ever read. Old world skills to follow or just dream about. From the simplist designs to massive sailing vessals.

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