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INT095
$18.00  
Paperback, Miner Brotherton, revised by Ed Sherman, 189pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780071392334
A clear, non-threatening introduction to 12-volt electrical systems used on small boats. Thoroughly updated as to modern equipment, materials and practices while retaining the simplicity that made the first edition a boating best-seller.
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SPA002
$31.99  
Paperback, Edgar J. Beyn, 232pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 1878797131
Covers basic electricity, switches, troubleshooting, engine instruments, safety standards, solar power, batteries, pumps, electrolytic corrosion. Practical solutions to common problems.
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SPC055
$12.50 $24.99  
Paperback, FRIDTJOF GUNKEL, 144pages, 9.6 x 6.6 x 0.8, ISBN: 9780870336379
Yachtsmen can now benefit from the practical expertise of scores of sailors and captains from a vast range of boating experience who divulge a wealth of information on types of ships, sailing areas, and requirements. This guide brings together their best ideas and secrets, including simple and...
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MPS204
$28.00  
Paperback, Mel Bartlett, 96pages, 7 x 9, ISBN: 9781472955401
The Adlard Coles Book of Diesel Engines  is aimed at boatowners rather than experienced mechanics. In clear, jargon-free English, it explains how a diesel engine works, and how to care for it. Melanie Bartlett explains how the engine uses simple processes to covert fuel to power, and...
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ACB057
$11.98 $23.95  
Paperback, Tim Bartlett, 83pages, 6.8 x 0.2 x 9.6, ISBN: 9780713675757
Aimed at the boat-owner and not the mechanic, this concise text explains every system found on both two and four-stroke engines. Includes troubleshooting section and lifesaving tips for an engine immersed in salt water.
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INT456
$34.00  
Paperback, Ed Sherman, ISBN: 9780071810777
Save time and money with this state-of-the-art guide to the latest, most advanced diagnostic equipment and techniques"Ed Sherman is one of America's great teachers and communicators of marine technology. "--Tim Murphy, former executive editor, Cruising World. Whether you are a marine electronics...
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WLP004
$9.98 $19.95  
Paperback, Robert Mohle, 278pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 899972241
These 52 trips have been selected by the author as the area's best kayaking spots. Choose from a wide variety of adventures, from day-long paddling expeditions along the spectacular Big Sur coast, to scenic tours of san Diego's historic harbor. Also journey out to the unique Channel Islands to...
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PVD006
$9.98 $19.95  
DVD, 7 x 11pages, ISBN: 829771910291
Explores the world of kayaking form ocean surfing to easy whitewater riffles to kayak touring. Delivers a broad understanding of the entire spectrum of kayaking. A great introduction to the sport.
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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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SKY075
$14.95  
Paperback, Edwin Tappan Adney, Howard Chapelle, 256pages, 10.9 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781628737929
Everything you need to know about the nearly lost art of bark and skin craft. The bark canoes of the North American Indians, particularly those made of birch bark, were among the most highly developed manually propelled primitive watercraft of their time. They could be used to carry heavy...
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USS026
$19.95  
Paperback, U.S. Sailing Association, 96pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780979647703
Now in full color. The basic book in the Certification Series. Instructs all basic sailing maneuvers in clear illustrations and spare text. Offers excellent, reassuring instruction in basic sailboat handling and sailing seamanship.
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CKM001
$34.95  
Paperback, John Kimantas, 10.7 x 8.1, ISBN: 9780987985101
Volume One of this new series of guide books is brought to you by the same folks that bring you Coast & Kayak magazine. Written by John Kimantas, it focuses on the west coast of Vancouver Island from the northern tip of Port Hardy down to Ucluelet and Barkley Sound. It's a gorgeous book,...
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CKM002
$34.95  
Paperback, John Kimantas, 192pages, 10.7 x 8.1, ISBN: 9780987985118
Covers the South BC coast including Juan de Fuca, the Gulf Islands, Howe Sound and Desolation Sound.   
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INT016
$25.00  
Hardcover, William Burr Jr., 157pages, 7.5 x 95, ISBN: 9780071357036
Maintenance advice from 100 experts. Outlines weekly, monthly and seasonal maintenance schedules, tips on buying, using specific marine products. Covers cleaning, painting, general cosmetics. Photos.
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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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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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INT116
$36.95  
Hardcover, Stephen Pollard, 314pages, 7.5 x 95, ISBN: 9780071443180
A complete guide for amateur and small shop boatbuilding in aluminum. Discusses various alloys, welding, fitting out, painting and the latest in CAD, cutting and new techniques for assembling pre-cut boats. Well illustrated. Second edition
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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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INT499
$60.00  
Hardcover, Nigel Calder, 944pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780071790338
Packed with new and updated information on every system found aboard virtually every pleasure boat. If it has screws, wires or moving parts, it's covered in this trusted manual. . Includes troubleshooting chart, clear illustrations.
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CKM003
$12.95  
Paperback, John Kimantas, 192pages, ISBN: 9780987985118
Updates from our previous recreation map series include the Broken Group Islands/Barkley Sound and Desolation Sound/Discovery Islands mapsheets. Both are colourful, dual-sided 22x32" mapsheets printed on waterproof, tearproof synthetic stock. Designed by kayakers for kayakers, waterproof maps...
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CKM007
$12.95  
Folding Map, 22x36
Coast&Kayak Magazine's series of fold-out recreation maps is designed to give the best scale and overview of each region for use in the living room to plan the trip and on the water to get your bearings. While printed on hardy stock, they are not waterproof so be sure to keep in a protected...
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INT496
$34.00  
Paperback, George Buehler, 416pages, 9.1 x 7.3, ISBN: 9780071823050
"Build wooden boats the Buehler way, which is to say inexpensively, yet like the proverbial brick outhouse." -- Wooden Boat "A WEALTH OF VALUABLE INFORMATION." -- American Sailing Association The classic and definitive guide for the home boatbuilder--now updated Everybody...
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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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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.
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