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By Brion Toss

Combining and updating the popular Rigger's Apprentice and Rigger's Locker, meets the altering face of contemporary fabrics and know-how whereas ultimate actual to rigging's most sensible conventional ideas and practices. it really is even more than a knot publication, although the knots a sailor wishes are all right here. it is a ebook for sailors who wish the delight and hard-cash reductions of stepping their very own masts, examining and protecting their very own rigs, and turning their very own tailsplices and cord eyesplices. it really is for boatowners who are looking to substitute a complete gang of rigging themselves--measuring, determining acceptable cord, turning tender eyes, leathering, and serving. it really is for bluewater voyagers who are looking to think safe within the wisdom that, should still a shroud hold away a ways at sea, they are going to be capable of fix it.

The whole Rigger's Apprentice can also be a free-roaming choice of worthwhile principles and tips about every thing from supplementing winches with block and take on, to rigging snubbers at anchor, to utilizing pantyhose for an emergency fanbelt. in brief, it is the definitive e-book at the paintings of rigging, written through its so much wonderful practitioner.

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By Brion Toss

Combining and updating the popular Rigger's Apprentice and Rigger's Locker, meets the altering face of contemporary fabrics and know-how whereas ultimate actual to rigging's most sensible conventional ideas and practices. it really is even more than a knot publication, although the knots a sailor wishes are all right here. it is a ebook for sailors who wish the delight and hard-cash reductions of stepping their very own masts, examining and protecting their very own rigs, and turning their very own tailsplices and cord eyesplices. it really is for boatowners who are looking to substitute a complete gang of rigging themselves--measuring, determining acceptable cord, turning tender eyes, leathering, and serving. it really is for bluewater voyagers who are looking to think safe within the wisdom that, should still a shroud hold away a ways at sea, they are going to be capable of fix it.

The whole Rigger's Apprentice can also be a free-roaming choice of worthwhile principles and tips about every thing from supplementing winches with block and take on, to rigging snubbers at anchor, to utilizing pantyhose for an emergency fanbelt. in brief, it is the definitive e-book at the paintings of rigging, written through its so much wonderful practitioner.

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