W. P. Stephens's Canoe and Boat Building: A Complete Manual for Amateurs PDF

By W. P. Stephens

First released over a century in the past, this convenient ebook deals undying suggestion and guide on designing and developing quite a few small boats. Written in particular for amateurs, this guide includes accomplished, easily written instructions for construction canoes, rowing and crusing boats, and searching craft.
Canoe-building is taken care of intimately simply because, because the writer issues out, the methods concerned are universal to all kinds of small craft. as soon as mastered, the foundations should be utilized to less complicated vessels similar to the rowboat, skiff, and dory. The profusely illustrated textual content additionally contains hard-to-find insurance of establishing the Barnegat Sneakbox, the Rob Roy Canoe, and the Delaware Ducker. extra chapters provide useful directions for outfitting the craft with paddles, rudders, sails, and different equipment.
Written via W. P. Stephens, a uncommon professional within the box, this quantity will function a helpful significant other for newcomers within the craft of boat-building, in addition to an invaluable and information-packed sourcebook for skilled builders.

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By W. P. Stephens

First released over a century in the past, this convenient ebook deals undying suggestion and guide on designing and developing quite a few small boats. Written in particular for amateurs, this guide includes accomplished, easily written instructions for construction canoes, rowing and crusing boats, and searching craft.
Canoe-building is taken care of intimately simply because, because the writer issues out, the methods concerned are universal to all kinds of small craft. as soon as mastered, the foundations should be utilized to less complicated vessels similar to the rowboat, skiff, and dory. The profusely illustrated textual content additionally contains hard-to-find insurance of establishing the Barnegat Sneakbox, the Rob Roy Canoe, and the Delaware Ducker. extra chapters provide useful directions for outfitting the craft with paddles, rudders, sails, and different equipment.
Written via W. P. Stephens, a uncommon professional within the box, this quantity will function a helpful significant other for newcomers within the craft of boat-building, in addition to an invaluable and information-packed sourcebook for skilled builders.

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