Boatbuilding, Design, Outfitting

HHC005
$6.48 $12.95  
Paperback, Harold Dynamite Payson, 42pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 1887222049
How to build this nifty Phil Bolger designed tack and tape plywood version of the famous Beetle Cat.
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INT380
$16.80 $21.00  
Paperback, Nick Schade, 195pages, 7.75 x 95, ISBN: 9780070579897
The first book to adapt this strong, forgiving building method to kayaks. Contains complete plans and instructions for three kayaks, including a tandem.
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WWN010
$45.00  
Hardcover, Howard I. Chapelle, 607pages, 6.5 x 9.5, ISBN: 9780393035544
First published in 1941. A practical handbook detailing every aspect of traditional wooden boatbuilding. Heavily illustrated. One of the standard, indispensable works on the subject. Foreword by Jon Wilson.
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CMP268
$27.99 $34.99  
Hardcover, Cyrus Hamlin, 294pages, 7 x 10, ISBN: 870333917
A naval architect's discussion of all the elements involved in bringing the idea for a pleasure boat or small work vessel to the final design stage. For amateurs or clients wanting a greater hand in the design and planning of their vessel.
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INT272
$19.00  
Paperback, Edward S. Brewer, 143pages, 7.5 x 95, ISBN: 9780070076945
The best, most concise introduction to boat shapes, designs, rigs, features, construction materials, powering options, performance and more for both sail and power. Excellent illustrations.
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PGN067
$14.40 $18.00  
Paperback, Michael Ruhlman, 326pages, 5.5 x 8.25, ISBN: 9780142001219
A highly articulate exploration of the enduring mystique of wooden boats. The author signs on at a traditional boatyard to help construct a 60 ft. schooner and chronicles every step in her building.
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FER080
$22.36 $27.95  
Paperback, Ian Nicholson, 126pages, 6.75 x 9.5, ISBN: 1898660824
The basics of designing sail and power yachts. Covers materials, construction techniques, simple calculations, sail and deck plans, engines and cabin layouts. Also examines costs, modifications and expected performance. Clear and concise.
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INT034
 
Paperback, John Gardner, 527pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780071427975
Complete plans and building instructions for 47 small wooden boats. Combines Building Classic Small Craft and More Building Classic Small Craft. Includes a section of letters and eulogies celebrating Gardner's life and work.

FFB102
$19.96 $24.95  
Paperback, Ted Moores, 207pages, 10.75 x 8, ISBN: 9781552093429
Revised & Expanded. Known as the bible of canoe building. Includes five new designs and complete building instructions using the woodstrip/epoxy method. Excellent.
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GNL005
$18.95  
Paperback, Ken Hankinson, 126pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780939070060
Discusses and illustrates in detail all sheathing systems and techniques for covering wooden hulls with fiberglass. Pros and cons of various materials covered. This book will get it done right the first time.
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INT053
$41.60 $52.00  
Hardcover, Nigel Calder, 570pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780071350990
A total guide to choosing, outfitting and sailing a cruising sailboat from one of the most respected experts sailing anywhere. All key technical and practical aspects of modern cruising systems and equipment are covered along with a summary of the skills required.
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SHP028
$19.95  
Paperback, Norman L. Skene, foreword by Maynard Bray, 250pages, 6 x 95, ISBN: 9781574091342
An exact reprint of the 1938 edition of this famous and still eminently useful treatise on small sailing yacht design. Full of expert advice on the real practicalities of the design process including many tables and scantling rules developed to aid in so
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SHP040
$39.50  
Hardcover, Ernest H. Sims, 128pages, 7.5 x 9.75, ISBN: 9781574091137
Authoritative book highlighting the advantages of building in aluminum, as well as discussing limitations. Material on machinery, tools and techniques, setup, corrosion, more. Well illustrated. Sections on bonding and adhesives, welding, plasma and waterproofing.
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INT030
$26.00  
Paperback, Gavin Atkin, 229pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780071477925
18 elegant plywood boats anyone can build. The first complete how-to guide for building the latest generation of quick and easy boats using stitch-and-glue construction. Includes designs by Bolger, John Welsford, Murray Isles and the author.
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CHP001
$39.95  
Hardcover, Anthony Mollica Jr., 128pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780760306079
Gar Wood boats are arguably the most coveted of all antique boats. This photo history presents Gar Wood, the man, his celebrated company and the magnificent boats themselves with special attention to the Baby Gar as well as runabouts, speedsters, and more.
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MSP045
$25.00 $50.00  
Mark Allen, 224pages, 10 x 11, ISBN: 9780939511266
]The long-awaited story of San Diego'- famed Kettenburg Boatworks, builders of generations of fine and highly evolved cruising and racing sailboats, high speed vee-bottom powerboats, rumrunners and fishing boats. Photo-and-history-filled gem.
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MBI087
$19.99 $24.99  
Paperback, James Barry, 128pages, 8 x 10, ISBN: 9780760336328
Hackercraft is the story of the enigmatic naval architect John Hacker and his industry endeavors. Hackercraft gives an in-depth look at the flawed genius behind the boats. Hacker is arguably the most significant and influential powerboat designer of the early half of the 20th century. Pioneering...
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SHP357
$32.50 $65.00  
Paperback, Gregor Tarjan, 280pages, 8 x 11, ISBN: 9781574092868
The largest catamarans have become a phenomenon of naval engineering - the Superyacht of tomorrow. Gregor Tarjan, renowned multihull specialist, analyzes the impact of big ocean racers, the luxury charter environment, and new technologies on the development of the luxury catamaran. This lavishly...
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SIM096
$11.48 $22.95  
Paperback, Danielrobb, 317pages, 5 x 8, ISBN: 9780743202510
When Daniel Robb set out to rebuild a family sailboat that had been deteriorating for years, he didn't anticipated what he was getting into. Restoring the sailboat was both an act of respect and an homage to a place and a way of life that are in jeopardy of disappearing. "Sloop" is the...
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MSP002
$29.95  
Paperback, John Gardner, 275pages, 8 x 11, ISBN: 9780913372447
Most complete work ever published about these unique, useful and historic boats. A history, a boatbuilding manual and a plans portfolio for the classic dory and hundreds of derivations. Hundreds of superb drawings, photos.
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INT439
$42.00  
Hardcover, Robert Steward, 448pages, 7.7 x 1.3 x 9.4, ISBN: 9780071268341
Since its first publication in 1970,ÿBoatbuilding Manualÿhas become the standard reference in boatbuilding and boat design schools, in the offices of professional builders, and in the basement workshops of home builders. No other boatbuilding text has simultaneously served the...
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GNB001
$48.95  
Hardcover, Gougeon Brothers, 404pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781878207500
An expanded, revised, reorganized, updated edition of this exhaustive manual on modern wood/epoxy yacht construction. Extensively illustrated with photos and drawings covering every operation from lofting to launching. Extraordinary volume.
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GNL001
$32.95  
Hardcover, Glen L. Witt, 302pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 939070073
The classic text for building in plywood. Dense with information on every process from lofting to launch. Very well illustrated with photos, drawings.
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INT063
$23.00  
Paperback, Dave Gerr, 147pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780071381765
A designer's, Boatbuilder's and boat owner's reference for choosing, installing, and understanding propellers. Covers outboards to trawlers, high speed and low. Contains plenty of graphs, charts, drawings and answers to common questions and considerations
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