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The Working Guide to Traditional Small-boat Sails

A How-to Handbook for Builders And Owners

by David L. Nichols

  • 50 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Breakaway Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transportation,
  • Sailing - General,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Boating - Boatbuilding,
  • Crafts & Hobbies / General,
  • General,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Repair & Maintenance

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8716552M
    ISBN 101891369679
    ISBN 109781891369674

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David Nichols has been designing and building boats for the last 15 years. A graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, he has written for boating magazines, including WoodenBoat and Boatbuilder, as well as writing and producing boatbuilding videos.

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It is short. It is a handbook. It will help you see the possibilities. It will not work out the details of a particular design for you/5(32). This book lets sailors rediscover the practical advantages—and the aesthetic delights—of such configurations as the sprit sail, the gaff sail, the lug sail, and the gunter rig.

It also includes valuable information on marlinspike work like rope-whipping and eye-splicing; and tips on converting your modern sailboat to a traditional rig.

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Nichols available from Rakuten Kobo. Make your modern sailboat look (and work) like a salty classic. The Golden Age of Sail is long past, sadly, and much of Brand: Breakaway Books. David Nichols' nice x 11 book focuses on the lug sail, the gaff sail, the sliding gunter, the sprit sail, and more.

Also included are marlinspike basics and tips on rigging. And there's information on how to retrofit a modern boat with a traditional sail. The Working Guide to Traditional Small-Boat Sails | A revised edition, with a new chapter on sailmaking.

Make your modern sailboat look (and work) like a salty classic. Rigs are shown with drawings as well as color photos. Chapters: The Basic Foundation Marlinspike Kit Replacing a Modern Sailing Rig with a Traditional Rig The Sliding Gunter The Sprit Sail Lug Sails Chinese Lug sail Gaff Sails Variations on Several Themes 96 pp., softcover4/5(1).

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