By Paul Stevens
Featuring surveying our bodies, gear required, assessing defects (including moisture-related defects, and using moisture meters) and their severity, the ebook publications the reader via engaging in a radical inspection, from keel to topsides, coachroof, stern equipment, rigging and masses more.
The hugely functional procedure of this ebook should be necessary to scholars of surveying, certified surveyors and yacht and boat proprietors everywhere.
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