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Author Gilbert, Brian
Title Fix it and sail : everything you need to know to buy and restore a small sailboat on a shoestring / Brian Gilbert
Imprint Camden, Me. : International Marine/McGraw-Hill, c2006
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 Adult Nonfiction  623.822 GIL     AVAILABLE
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Call # 623.822 GIL
Phys. Description viii, 208 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Why restore a small boat? : economics, practical considerations, and having it your way -- Resources and choices for the small boat sailor : books, websites, magazines, and a look at a few boats -- Getting ready : safety, tooling, and setting up shop -- Getting started : restoration strategies, tooling up, cleaning, and more -- Boat joinery and woodworking : materials, techniques, and procedures -- Marine metalwork : cost-effective solutions for the small sailboat -- Canvaswork and upholstery : sewing basics for small boats -- The rig : inspection, repair, and replacement -- Outboard motors : a cost-effective power plant -- Sea trials and commissioning : finishing it all up
Subject Sailboats -- Maintenance and repair
Sailboats -- Purchasing
ISBN 0071458093