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Building Small Boats Hardcover – December 15, 1998
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It covers everything from tools, wood selection, joinery and finishing. Best of all it had an in depth section on lofting that even me, a former Marine could understand. It is the only book that I have read that introduces lofting to a boat building novice and lifts the shroud of mystery around it.
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What a fantastic book, very detailed on traditional boat building. I had no trouble understanding Mr. Rossel's explanations on how to do each style of hull.Published 3 months ago by Charles Watts
This collection of the 'Masters' thoughts suits this apprentice [first time boat builder] very well!Published 6 months ago by Martyn Robinson
What a fantastic read. I have many boat building books, and was not in the market for another. I was reading a thread on a boat building forum, and someone mentioned that Greg's... Read morePublished on July 25, 2014 by doyle007
I found the most helpful part of the book for me was the description of Spiling, on pages 157-60, as this was one of the issues I found most mysterious in building my Lapstrake... Read morePublished on May 18, 2014 by F. P. John