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Woodstrip Rowing Craft

Susan Van Leuven

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Finally, a comprehensive guide to constructing of beautiful wood strip rowing crafts. This style of construction is renowned for producing sophisticated hull shapes. Construction techniques can be mastered by the hobby builder. Over 835 clear color photos and detailed text take the reader through every step required to create two different, elegant boats for both sport fishing and sculling. The wooden parts are made with ordinary woodshop tools, materials, and standard working techniques. Fiberglass and epoxy can be applied successfully by the first-time user. Finishing methods help builders show off their craftsmanship to best advantage. This book introduces rowers to the delights of constructing their ideal boat.

Size: 8 1/2" x 11" | 837 color & 51 b/w photos | 288 pp
ISBN13: 9780764325533

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Susan Van Leuven builds canoes and rowing craft at her workshop near Battle Ground, Washington. She exhibits her work at boat shows around the Pacific Northwest.