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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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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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INT320
$18.40 $23.00  
Hardcover, Don Casey, 144pages, 7.5 x 95, ISBN: 70133697
Basic guide to repairing and upgrading fiberglass sailboats aimed at owners of all experience levels. 300 clear illustrations with supporting text.
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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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FER016
$7.98 $15.95  
Paperback, Lawrie Smith, 63pages, 7.25 x 9.5, ISBN: 906754186
A logical and systematic approach to setting up the boat and fine-tuning it on all points of sail. Troubleshooting section of particular value in discovering and correcting weaknesses. 185 illustrations.
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GNL006
$29.95  
Hardcover, Glen L. Witt & Ken Hankinson, 250pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 939070014
Authoritative and very detailed procedures for choosing and installing engines. Includes propeller selection, shaft alignment, cooling and exhaust systems, ventilation, electrical, more.
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INT267
$21.00  
Paperback, Henry C. Mustin, 128pages, 7 x 10, ISBN: 9780070442481
The most thorough guide yet to aging fiberglass boats, their problems and cures written as both buyer's guide and expose of shoddy building practices and lack of standards among builders and surveyors.
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INT321
$23.00  
Hardcover, Don Casey, 171pages, 7.5 x 9.5, ISBN: 9780070366497
How to install wiring, make good, safe connections, troubleshoot problems, avoid shore power problems, lightning protection, and much more. Clear, easy-to-follow drawings.
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WWN162
$14.98 $29.95  
Hardcover, Steve Colgate, 330pages, 9.5 x 65, ISBN: 9780393029031
Exhaustive compilation of knowledge in easily accessible sections including navigation, racing tactics, seamanship, weather, sailing theory by this master sailor and teacher. 163 drawings.
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INT241
$38.00  
Hardcover, Jim Trefethen, 265pages, 7 x 10, ISBN: 9780070652392
The first all-inclusive repair and restoration guide for the boat owner with average skills who needs to know how to find the right boat to restore, the right tools and equipment.
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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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FER037
$13.60  
Paperback, Pat Manley, 24pages, 3 1/3 x 8.5, ISBN: 1898660913
A handy tool to keep any diesel running. Produced in color on water-resistant cards, detailing the essential steps in maintenance and troubleshooting.
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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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LYB059
$4.98 $9.95  
Paperback, Dave Franzel, 129pages, 7 x 10, ISBN: 9781585748075
All the on-the-water basics are treated in straightforward text and more than 100 clear line drawings. Covers theory and fundamentals, but moves quickly to building practical skills underway in the boat.
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USK002
$19.98 $39.95  
DVD
Covers in great detail techniques and proven procedures for recovering from capsizes and rescues in virtually any kayaking situation. Stresses how to prevent capsizes from becoming emergencies.
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PVD004
$14.98 $29.95  
DVD, 7 x 11pages, ISBN: 9780966056990
The basics and beyond. Features hot paddling techniques, rescues, and basic seamanship skills.
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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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MBI004
$12.48 $24.95  
Paperback, Keith Noakes, 126pages, 8.25 x 11.75, ISBN: 9781861265753
A practical guide to the use of fiberglass. Written for the layman, the well illustrated text covers tools, safety, repairs, molds and patterns, lay-up techniques, curing, resin casting and much more. Photos.
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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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HHO003
$19.99  
Paperback, Buddy Melges and Charles Mason, 185pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780805003512
An extremely useful, readable book stuffed with winning techniques, tactics and strategy for any serious racing sailor. Buddy Melges may have been the world's best racing sailor.
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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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