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    DescriptionThe first comprehensive book on stripbuilding almost any type of small boat Strip-planking is a popular method of amateur boat construction, but until now there has never been a book that showed how to use it for more than one type of boat. Author Nick Schade presents complete plans for three boats of different types (canoe, kayak, and a dinghy) and shows you step-by-step how to build them. Written for all amateur builders, the book covers materials, tools, and safety issues.

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    Building Strip-planked Boats
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Nick Schade
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 288
    Width: 190 mm
    Height: 231 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 489 g
    ISBN 13: 9780071475242
    ISBN 10: 0071475249

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BIC E4L: TRA
    BIC subject category V2: TRL
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S9.3
    BISAC V2.8: SPO005000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26830
    Ingram Subject Code: SL
    Libri: I-SL
    B&T General Subject: 790
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: TRA006000
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: TRA006030
    B&T Approval Code: A89323600
    DC22: 623.8207
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 623.82/07
    LC classification: VM353 .S29 2009
    LC subject heading: ,
    Thema V1.0: TRL
    Illustrations note
    col. ill
    International Marine Publishing Co
    Imprint name
    International Marine Publishing Co
    Publication date
    01 April 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Rockport, ME
    Author Information
    Nick Schade runs Guillemot Kayaks, one of the best-known providers of plans and kits for strip-built kayaks. He has written feature articles for Sea Kayaker and other magazines.
    Table of contents
    1.Introduction: Why Use Strip Construction? 2.Choosing a Design 3.Choosing Materials 4.Tool Requirements 5.Gallery of Strip-Built Boats 6.Preparing the Strips 7.Setting up the Forms 8.Basic Stripping Technique 9.Fairing and Sanding 10.Fiberglassing Technique 11.Finishing and Varnishing 12.Double Paddle Canoe 13.Rowing Dinghy 14.Adirondack Guide Boat 15.Melonseed Skiff 16.Tandem Kayak