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@lt;p@gt;@lt;b@gt;Turn a run-down fiberglass boat into afirst-class yacht@lt;/b@gt;@lt;/p@gt;@lt;p@gt;Since it first appeared in 1991, Don Casey's @lt;i@gt;This OldBoat@lt;/i@gt; has helped tens of thousands of sailors refurbisholder fiberglass boats and has become a revered classicamong boat rehabbers.This second edition is revisedfrom first page to last with new information on electricalsystems, diesel engines, refrigeration, resins, plumbingand more. Plus, more than 600 newly created illustrationsenhance the book's beauty as well as its utility.@lt;/p@gt;

Synopsis:

Turn a run-down fiberglass boat into a first-class yacht

Since it first appeared in 1991, Don Caseys This Old Boat has helped tens of thousands of sailors refurbish older fiberglass boats and has become a revered classic among boat rehabbers.This second edition is revised from first page to last with new information on electrical systems, diesel engines, refrigeration, resins, plumbing and more. Plus, more than 600 newly created illustrations enhance the books beauty as well as its utility.

About the Author

Don Casey abandoned his career in banking in 1983 to devote more time to cruising and writing. His work combining these two passions soon began to appear in many popular sailing and boating magazines. He is the author of the best-selling This Old Boat, and six other International Marine titles. He and his wife, Olga, are currently cruising and living aboard their boat.HOMETOWN: Miami, Florida

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Introduction

1. The Choice

2. The Dream

3. The Plan

4. Dollars and Sense

5. Starting Small

6. Scratch and Itch

7. Windows and Walls

8. Forks, Eyes, and Studs

9. Nuts and Bolts

10. Chips and Shavings

11. Amps and Volts

12. Going with the Flow

13. A Cold Day in August

14. Brush and Roller

15. Material Things

16. A Lofty Project

17. Epilogue

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071477949
Author:
Casey, Don
Publisher:
International Marine Publishing
Author:
Casey Don
Subject:
Boating - General
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
Boating
Subject:
Boats and boating
Subject:
Fiberglass boats
Subject:
Ships & Shipbuilding - Engineering
Subject:
fiberglass, canvas, plastic, boat, design, customize, electrical systems, diesel engines, refrigeration, resins, plumbing
Subject:
Boats and boating -- Maintenance and repair.
Subject:
Fiberglass boats -- Maintenance and repair.
Subject:
Nautical - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Publication Date:
December 2007
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
547
Dimensions:
9.250 x 7.375 in

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"Synopsis" by , Turn a run-down fiberglass boat into a first-class yacht

Since it first appeared in 1991, Don Caseys This Old Boat has helped tens of thousands of sailors refurbish older fiberglass boats and has become a revered classic among boat rehabbers.This second edition is revised from first page to last with new information on electrical systems, diesel engines, refrigeration, resins, plumbing and more. Plus, more than 600 newly created illustrations enhance the books beauty as well as its utility.

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