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Ultralight Boatbuilding

£7.99

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You can build a boat that will give you fun and satisfaction, one you can be proud of, in a winter of leisurely weekends. No fancy tools are needed, and care and patience will make up whatever you lack in woodworking skills. All the information you need is here.

Tom Hill, the chief proponent of ultralight boat building and its leading practitioner, describes the method from start to finish using a skiff and canoe as example. In the appendix is a gallery of ultralight designs, all but one of which you can build without lofting. If you want more flexibility, however, you can adapt almost any small-boat design, traditional or modern, to the ultralight method. With some lofting (directions for which are given) you may then build a wide range of boats whose offsets are available.

This softback copy is in very good condition. The binding is sound and all of the pages are unmarked and clean. There is some light foxing on the outer edge of the pages and minimal marks from storage.

Item details

Author(s):
Thomas J. Hill
Condition:
Used: very good
ISBN-10:
0071567038
ISBN-13:
9780071567039
Publisher:
International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
Title:
Ultralight Boatbuilding

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You can build a boat that will give you fun and satisfaction, one you can be proud of, in a winter of leisurely weekends. No fancy tools are needed, and care and patience will make up whatever you lack in woodworking skills. All the information you need is here.

Tom Hill, the chief proponent of ultralight boat building and its leading practitioner, describes the method from start to finish using a skiff and canoe as example. In the appendix is a gallery of ultralight designs, all but one of which you can build without lofting. If you want more flexibility, however, you can adapt almost any small-boat design, traditional or modern, to the ultralight method. With some lofting (directions for which are given) you may then build a wide range of boats whose offsets are available.

This softback copy is in very good condition. The binding is sound and all of the pages are unmarked and clean. There is some light foxing on the outer edge of the pages and minimal marks from storage.

Author(s):
Thomas J. Hill
Condition:
Used: very good
ISBN-10:
0071567038
ISBN-13:
9780071567039
Publisher:
International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
Title:
Ultralight Boatbuilding

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