Independent Energy Guide
Author: Kevin Jeffrey
Publication Date: 1995
Size: 7 x 9 1/4
One-source guide to renewable power sources: photovoltaic panels, wind generators, water-powered generators as well as engine-driven sources, alternators, AC gen sets, DC chargers, inverters, controls, ...
Simple Boat Maintenance: DIY for Yachts and Motorboats Colour Edition [Hardcover]
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.
Build the New Instant Boats
Author: Harold Dynamite Payson
Publication Date: 1984
Size: 8 1/2 x 11
Eleven new, easily-built Phil Bolger designs with expert building advice. Clever and practical. No lofting required. Plans, photos, illustrations.
Brings together the best of SAIL Magazine's BoatWorks to deliver advice on sailboat maintenance, repair, and improvement available nowhere else. Excellent illustrations and color photos from stem to stern.
How to Cast Small Parts
Author: William A. Cannon
Publication Date: 1986
Size: 5 1/4 x 8 1/4
Excellent sourcebook allowing the amateur to make defect-free castings at very little cost. Covers all relevant materials and processes.
Author: Henry C. Mustin
Publication Date: 1994
Size: 7 x 10
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.
Author: C.W. Ammen
Publication Date: 2000
Size: 7 1/4 x 9 1/4
Comprehensive, essential guide to metal casting. Covers in great, but practical, detail every process and technique to turn out finished metal parts. Hundreds of line illustrations.
Enjoy big boat racing on a small scale! Paper Yachts shows you how to create miniature imitations of four classes of the most competitive yachts on the planet-from the larger International America's Cup craft to the small and nimble Extreme ...
The paper boat captain's manual. Includes twenty beautiful die-cut paper model boats from speedboats to tugs and luxury liners. Includes detailed instructions for deploying the fleet. Awfully clever. Downright artful.
Author: Peter Cumberlidge
Publication Date: 2006
Size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/2
Covers all the factors relevant to choosing and installing a new diesel whether the work will be done by the owner or a boatyard. Discusses, too, all auxiliary systems relating to the engine including propeller selection and
New Plywood Boats: And a Few Others
Author: Thomas Firth Jones
Publication Date: 2001
Size: 7 x 10
Packed with photos and illustrations giving insight into the newer techniques and technology of designing and building modern small wooden boats using marine plywood. Includes a special ...
Small craft advisories from a novice builder's garage. A captivating adventure into the wilderness of do-it-yourself boatbuilding with plenty of observations along the way. By turns funny, personal, humbling and triumphant.