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By Thomas Larsson

An first-class handbook for embarking on a wood boat recovery project.

The giant e-book of wood Boat Restoration is the right creation or reference advisor for either beginner and skilled wood boat fanatics. writer Thomas Larsson, considered one of Sweden’s such a lot skilled and most advantageous wood boat restorers, has compiled his wisdom of the craft for readers and put it during this booklet. This final consultant to recovery includes precious evidence and an in depth thesaurus, obtainable to either new hobbyists and longtime boat lovers.

Also inside of this ebook are chapters on boat care, together with iciness upkeep, racing, completing, and stripping. also, there's up to date info on boat construction, gluing, and instruments. the main wide a part of this e-book comprises chapters that describe the unique fresh fix of wood boats—everything from plug accession and bonding to altering socks and backside engine installation.

Larsson features a heritage of boat development and offers a pleasant glimpse of alternative wood boats with greater than 2 hundred sketches and images in either colour and black-and-white. He explains how staying on best of upkeep retains a distinct fleet of wood boats alive. With functional directions and truth containers with recommendation and counsel, this e-book will train you all approximately upkeep: floor therapy, scraping the hull, equipping the boat within the spring, and searching after it within the wintry weather. additionally integrated are pointers on paying for a ship, fitting an engine, and more.

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