Jack’s Guide to the Restoration of Older Model Yachts

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Jack Drury with comments by Russell Potts and Richard Howlett.


ISBN: 1 873148 09 7


A5: 32pp


A guide to the techniques required to bring old wooden boats back to sailing condition. It draws on experience of a modeller active since the 1920’s and two of the most experienced restorers in recent history.

Product code. BK-06

Availability: In stock

£13.50

Jack’s Guide to the Restoration of Older Model Yachts

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A guide to the techniques required to bring old wooden boats back to sailing condition. It draws on experience of a modeller active since the 1920’s and two of the most experienced restorers in recent history.

Sections include the following:

  • Getting paint off
  • Glues, stopping and fillings
  • Old materials you may encounter
  • Repairs to bread and butter hulls
  • Keels
  • Planked boats
  • Masts
  • Fittings
  • Decks and varnished hulls
  • Decks
  • Cutting the waterline
  • Brushes
  • Glossary for USA readers

 

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