Metal Boats

Metal Boats

Book - 1999
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Offers practical advice on tools, materials, and techniques useful for making metal boats

This updated new edition covers the design, building and maintenance of steel and aluminum boats, both power and sail.

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Describes methods for constructing inexpensive and durable steel or aluminum yachts. Intended both for amateurs and accomplished metalworkers, the book instructs on use of welding equipment, control of corrosion and electrolysis, improving boat safety and comfort, and the best metals for marine use. More than 100 photographs are included. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Dobbs Ferry, NY : Sheridan House, 1999
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9781574090826
Branch Call Number: 623.8182 SCO
Characteristics: viii, 216 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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