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Preliminary Design of Boats and Ships.
Cyrus
Hamlin. Written by an experienced naval architect,
intelligent amateurs are prepared to create conceptual
vessel designs ready for a naval architect’s finishing
touches. Covers a variety of watercraft, so can be
useful for envisioning a cruising yacht or a sixty-foot
fishing boat.
Size: 7” x 10” • 116 illustrations
Glossary/Index • 316 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-87033-621-8 • hard cover • $34.99
Model Building
Fundamentals of Model Boat Building.
John Into&NancyPrice.Learn theskillsnecessary
to successfully create an accurate model boat
fromscratch, includingstructuralelements,paper
model renderings, measuring hull features, and
creating mechanical drawings. The detailed text
guides readers to make a model Chesapeake
Bay “Deadrise” workboat.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 276 color photos & 94
drawings • 160 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3105-3•hardcover•$34.99
Model Boat Building Made Simple.
Steve
Rogers. Using drawings and step-by-step col-
or photographs and captions, the process of
building a model boat is easily understood and
followed. The materials needed can be bought
at hobby shops, lumber yards, and hardware
stores. The tools are basic. Even the novice model
builder can complete a fine model, a simple, yet
elegant skiff, incorporating many of the original
construction techniques.
Size:81/2”x11”•Colorphotos&drawings•64
pp.• ISBN: 0-88740-388-3 • soft cover • $15.95
Model Boat Building: The Lobster Boat.
Steve Rogers & Patricia Staby-Rogers. Using the
lines of boats built before 1940 by Alvin Beal,
Steve takes the modeller step-by-step through
the process of building an authentic scale model
lobster boat. In over 250 color photographs he
begins with the sculpting of the builder’s model,
upon which are laid the ribs and hull of the boat,
and continues through the building of accessories
and the painting of the boat.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 250+ color photos • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-88740-642-4 • soft cover • $12.95
Model Boat Building: The Spritsail Skiff.
Steve Rogers & Patricia Staby-Rogers. With
beautiful color photographs, helpful drawings,
and a wealth of knowledge that comes from
years of craftsmanship, Steve Rogers leads the
reader through the building of a model of the
North Carolina Spritsail Skiff. The model is in
one-inch scale and is built in much the same
way as the actual boat was. Clear step-by-step
directions are given for everything from the
jigs to the sails.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 250+ color photos • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-88740-534-7 • soft cover • $12.95
Model Boat Building: The Skipjack.
Steve
Rogers & Patricia Staby-Rogers. Steve Rogers
offers a guide for building a model skipjack,
leading the craftsperson step-by-step through
the process. The result is a beautiful boat in
full sail. The model is in 1/2” scale, based on a
skipjack that is 45 feet on deck with a 15 foot
beam. Drawings, patterns, jigs, and accessories
are all detailed. Everything is illustrated in clear
color photos.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 96 pp.
390 color photos, drawings, designs
ISBN: 0-88740-937-7 • soft cover • $14.95
Model Boat Building: The Menhaden
Steamer.
Steve Rogers and Patricia Staby
Rogers. A step-by-step guide to building a
classic working boat, the menhaden steamer.
Modeler Steve Rogers guides the reader through
the complete process, hull master to rigging,
for building a 1/2-inch scale, 56-inch model
of this wonderful fishing boat. The result will
be a work of art that will find a welcome place
in any collection.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 64 pp.
100 color illustrations & detailed plans
ISBN: 0-7643-1070-4 • soft cover • $14.95
Scratch Built!: A Celebration of the Static
Scale Airplane Modeler’s Craft.
John Alcorn,
George Lee, and Peter Cooke. Three well known
practitionersof thecraftexplainadvancedaircraft
modelling techniques in a lively and readable, yet
thorough manner. They use how-to photographs
and line drawings to lead the reader through
the whole process. Also included are superb
portraits of over thirty scratch built models.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 100s of photos • 144 pp.
ISBN: 0-88740-417-0 • soft cover • $29.95
Model Building with Brass.
Kenneth C.
Foran. All the tools and techniques necessary
to successfully build models with brass. Whether
substituting plastic model kit parts with brass,
creating master patterns for casting, or scratch
building brass models, instructions are provided
for modelers of all skill levels. World Master
Model Builder Ken Foran has created a book
that modelers of all skill levels will find to be an
absorbing and valuable resource for successfully
building with brass.Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 327
photos • 160 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-4004-8 • hard cover •
$34.99
Ships in Bottles.
Guy DeMarco.
Revised and
expanded 2nd edition.
Fiveprojectsexplained
clearly, step-by-step through drawings and
black-and-white and color photographs. Woven
into the instructions is historical background that
gives the ships and bottles greater interest and
authenticity. The modeler is led slowly through
the steps to create this legendary art form.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 38 b/w photos,
16 color photos • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-7643-0999-4 • soft cover • $14.95
Ship Model Building.
3rd Edition.
Gene
Johnson. The most complete instructions for model
shipbuilding. Features a typical whaling vessel, river
and harbor ferryboats, working plans for a clipper ship,
Gloucester fisherman, harbor tugboat, dragger, and
“ironclads” Monitor and Merrimac. More than 1000
diagrams. The book is unusual in its attention to minute
and authentic detail, supplying more than a thousand
diagrams.Size: 6” x 9” • 17 b/w photos, 22 illus., 6
plans, & 157 plates of drawings • Index • 320 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-87033-369-9 • soft cover • $12.95
Building Architectural Models.
Guy &
Patricia DeMarco. A primer for the design, con-
struction, and presentation of the three-dimen-
sional model from conceptual drawings. The
process begins with the construction of a cube
and tetrahedron, and moves on to encompass
manufactured modules, a commercial build-
ing, a single-story house, and a city rowhouse.
Landscaping and presentation details are also
provided.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 64 color photos • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-7643-1071-2 • soft cover • $14.95
Woodworking Tools/shop
Hand Planes in the Modern Shop.
Kerry
Pierce. Plane users and collectors will find a
wealth of straightforward how-to information,
backed up by more than 500 images in this
definitive guide to hand planes. Using hand
planes results in a quieter, cleaner wood shop,
but they can also match the efficiencies of power
tools for many of the processes involved in
making wood furniture.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 531 color photos &
b/w illustrations • 192 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3558-7•hardcover•$39.99
Festool® Essentials: The Routers.
The
Festool® system including the OF 1010 EQ, the
OF 1400 EQ, the OF 2200 EB, and the MFK 700
EQ covered in detail. Clear color photographs
and concise explanations of the tools and their
applications will help woodworkers get the most
out of their Festool router and its accessories.
Each router model has unique qualities that suit
it for a particular job. The Festool Essential series
helps the craftsperson use these fine tools to
their highest capacity.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 350+ color photos • 160 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3323-1 • soft cover • $29.99
Festool®Essentials: The Sanders.
The
Festool sanding system meets every sanding
need, making the task faster and more enjoy-
able. Each of the 11 models is covered in detail
and applications are explained. In addition the
Festooldustextractionsystemand itsaccessories
are explained.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 350+ color photos • 160 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3322-4•softcover•$29.99
Festool® Essentials: The DOMINO DF 500
Joining System: With CT Dust Extraction
System.
A user’s guide to the Festool Domi-
no DF 500 Joining System, gives a complete,
easy-to-understand explanation and a step-
by-step instructions for its use and applications.
The tool itself is covered in detail, with settings,
adjustments, variations, accessories, and several
applications. Also covers, in detail, the Festool
CT Dust Extraction System.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 349 color photos • 160 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3104-6 • soft cover • $29.99
Festool® Essentials: TS 55 & TS 75 Porta-
ble Plunge Saws: With FS/2 Guide Rail, MFT
Multifunction Table, & CT Dust Extraction
System.
A user’s guide to the Festool TS 55 EQ
& TS 75 EQ portable plunge-cut saws, gives a
complete, easy-to-understand explanation of
the Festool sawing system, with step-by-step
instructions for its use and applications. The Fes-
tool guide rail system, multifunction work table,
and dust extraction system are also covered.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 400 color photos • 160 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3103-9 • soft cover • $29.99
Home Woodworker Series: Home Work-
shop Setup – The Complete Guide
Jim
Harrold, Editor. Now that you’ve cleaned out
the garage or finally freed up some space in
the basement, it’s time to start planning your
ideal home workshop. Fortunately, this second
installment of the Home Woodworker Series
has everything you need to create the efficient,
safe, clean, and comfortable workspace you’ve
envisioned escaping to for your woodworking.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 250+ images • 88 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-4418-3 • soft cover • $19.99
Storage & Organization in the Home
Workshop: Home Woodworker Series
Home Workshop Storage: 21 Projects
to Build.
Jim Harrold, Editor. Improve your
shop’s efficiency by building any or all of the
cabinets, racks, chests, and carts included
here for your hand tools, benchtop machines,
and woodworking accessories. Step-by-step
instructions offer detailed guidance, along
with fully dimensioned illustrations and cut lists.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 220 color photos • 96 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-4574-6 • soft cover • $19.99
Power Tools: Care and Use.
William
Veasey. This compact handbook shows the
many bits available for electric-powered
carving tools and how to use each properly
for a wide variety of effects. The techniques
for wildfowl texturing are shown through
manyphotographsandcanbeusedbywood
sculptors for all types of art.
Size: 9” x 6” • Many b/w
illustrations • 64 pp. • ISBN: 0-88740-047-7 • soft cover • $7.95
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3933-2 • hard cover • $34.99
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