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Boatbuilding for Beginners (and Beyond): Everything You Need to Know to Build a Sailboat, a Rowboat, a Motorboat, a Canoe, and More! Paperback – Jul 1 2002

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Product details

  • Paperback: 175 pages
  • Publisher: Breakaway Books (July 1 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1891369296
  • ISBN-13: 978-1891369292
  • Product Dimensions: 22.9 x 3 x 24.1 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 522 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars 7 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #274,906 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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From the Publisher

This book is an extraordinary value -- full building plans for six different boat, and clear, methodical instruction to help anyone build their first boat. Over a hundred photos and drawings to illustrate the process.

Full building plans included for:

Mayfly: 14' sailboat

Piragua: 13' pirogue, or simple canoe

QT Skiff (rowing version): 13' rowboat

QT Skiff (motor version): 13' motorboat

Jonsboat: 16' jonboat

Robote: 14' taped-seam rowboat

About the Author

Jim Michalak (pronounced like "metallic", with a K) is a former aerospace engineer who over the last decade has become one of America's foremost designers of homebuilt boats.He lives in Lebanon, IL.

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