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Traditional Boatbuilding Made Easy

Traditional Boatbuilding Made Easy
Highland Item # 201806
Author: Richard Kolin

Price : $19.95
Sale Price : $17.96
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Traditional Boatbuilding Made Easy : Building Heidi, a 12 Foot Skiff for Oar and Sail. Author, Richard Kolin

A clear, step-by-step guide for building a 12 foot skiff for oar and sail.

Table of Contents:

  • In the Beginning
  • Getting Started
  • Setting Up
  • Fitting the Garboards and the Chines
  • The Bottom Planks
  • The Remaining Side Planks, the Keel, and the Skeg
  • Turning Over the Boat, Fitting the Quarter Knees and Breasthook
  • The Frames, Rises, Seats, and Oarlock Pads
  • Filling, Painting, and Varnishing
  • A Good Pair of Oars
  • The Sailing Rig
  • A Few Final Comments and Then We Launch Her

ISBN 937822-40-X

85 pages, Paperback

Product Warnings


This product may expose you to chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. Please read our Proposition 65 warning.
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