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Young Sea Officers Sheet Anchor 2ND Edition 1819
Young Sea Officers Sheet Anchor 2ND Edition 1819
by Darcy Lever
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Widely used among young 19th-century officers in the Royal Navy and East India Company, this now-rare volume offers clear definitions and copious illustrations of the principles of rigging and other aspects of seamanship — tacking, use of a compass,... (read more)

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Boatowners Illustrated Handbook of Wiring (2ND 06 Edition)
Boatowners Illustrated Handbook of Wiring (2ND 06 Edition)
by Wing
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For all power- and sailboaters, here is a clear, abundantly illustrated manual for understanding a boat's electrical systems and for completing do-it-yourself onboard electrical projects--from fixing loose connections to rewiring a boat. This roll-up... (read more)

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The Boat Repair Manual
The Boat Repair Manual
by George Buchanan
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This book opens with a maintenance survey to help identify likely problems and to guide the reader to the appropriate sepcialized sections. A chapter devoted to tools and techniques precedes the coverage of hull types.... (read more)

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Surveying Small Craft
Surveying Small Craft
by Ian Nicolson
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Surveying Small Craft is the standard reference work for surveying all types of small boats. Now revised, expanded, and completely brought up to date, it will be an indispensable tool for professional surveyors and potential buyers of secondhand boats... (read more)

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Devlin's Boatbuilding: How to Build Any Boat the Stitch-And-Glue Way
Devlin's Boatbuilding: How to Build Any Boat the Stitch-And-Glue Way
by Samual Devlin
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Why is stitch-and-glue boatbuilding so popular? Any number of construction methods will produce a beautiful boat. But for the backyard builder with limited experience and a tight budget, the choice is not so complicated. Traditional plank-on-frame and... (read more)

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Understanding Boat AC Power Systems
Understanding Boat AC Power Systems
by John Payne
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From John C. Payne, one of the foremost international authorities on marine electrical systems and electronics, comes a new title in his successful series of easy to understand yet thorough treatments of technical issues facing every boat owner. whether... (read more)

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Lamb's Questions and Answers on Marine Diesel Engines
Lamb's Questions and Answers on Marine Diesel Engines
by S. Christensen
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Lamb's Questions and Answers on the Marine Diesel Engine is a comprehensive reference book for Marine Engineers and all seekeing a working knowledge of the marine diesel engine. This fully revised eighth edition has been completely rewritten. New... (read more)

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The Propeller Handbook: The Complete Reference for Choosing, Installing, and Understanding Boat Propellers
The Propeller Handbook: The Complete Reference for Choosing, Installing, and Understanding Boat Propellers
by Dave Gerr
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This reference for all boats - power and sail, working and pleasure - is written not for Ph.D's seeking the latest wrinkle in high-tech propeller design, but as a practical aid for the average mechanic, engineer, boatbuilder, boatowner or naval architect.... (read more)

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The Seamanship Examiner: For Stcw Certification Examinations
The Seamanship Examiner: For Stcw Certification Examinations
by David J. House
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The Seamanship Examiner is a complete study and revision guide, based on the international Standards of Training, Certification and Watch Keeping (STCW), for all ranks and serving crew in the merchant marine sector. Together with an interactive CD-ROM... (read more)

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The Boatowner's Guide to Corrosion: A Complete Reference for Boatowners and Marine Professionals
The Boatowner's Guide to Corrosion: A Complete Reference for Boatowners and Marine Professionals
by Everett Collier
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The best explanation that I have seen of corrosion on boats.--Nigel Calder, author of Boatowner's Mechanical and Electrical Manual A powerful weapon in the war against metal deterioration.--Cruising World Corrosion is a constant, often expensive, and... (read more)

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Outboard Engines: Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Repair
Outboard Engines: Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Repair
by Edwin Sherman
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'The first edition of Outboard Engines set the standard for a clear, easy-to-follow primer on engine basics, troubleshooting, care, and repair. This new edition, significantly expanded, brings the subject up to date, with full coverage of the new four... (read more)

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Marine Diesel Engines: Care and Maintenance
Marine Diesel Engines: Care and Maintenance
by Peter Caplen
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The diesel engine is by far the most popular power plant for boats of all sizes, both power and sail.  With the right care and maintenance it is twice as reliable as the petrol engine as it has no electrical ignition system, which in the marine... (read more)

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Sailboat Electrics Simplified
Sailboat Electrics Simplified
by Don Casey
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Don't Be Baffled by Your Electrical System--Handle Repairs and Improvements with Ease With clear illustrations and simple explanations, Don Casey shows you exactly how to install wiring . . . make good, safe connections . . . match your battery bank and... (read more)

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Boat Cosmetics Made Simple: How to Improve and Maintain a Boat's Appearance
Boat Cosmetics Made Simple: How to Improve and Maintain a Boat's Appearance
by Sherri L Board
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After two decades in the boat maintenance field, Sherri Board, a professional boat maintenance technician, has revolutionized the way in which boater's view the cosmetic aspects of their boats. The author guides you through the details of a proper wash... (read more)

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Yamaha Outboards 1984-96 Repair Manual
Yamaha Outboards 1984-96 Repair Manual
by Not Available (na)
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SELOC Marine tune-up and repair manuals provide the most comprehensive, authoritative information available for outboard, inboard and stern-drive engines, as well as personal watercraft. SELOC has been the leading source of how-to information for the... (read more)

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Ultimate Boat Maintenance Projects (Motorbooks Workshop)
Ultimate Boat Maintenance Projects (Motorbooks Workshop)
by Scott Smith
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Boat owners, perhaps more so than other motoring enthusiasts, want to spend their time playing, not maintaining, their toys. Unfortunately, due to their higher exposure to damaging elements, their longer periods of non-use, and the remote locations to... (read more)

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This Old Boat
This Old Boat
by Don Casey
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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... (read more)

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Good Boatkeeping
Good Boatkeeping
by Zora Aiken
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For weekenders, world cruisers, and liveaboard boaters a wide-ranging compendium of tips and projects to improve boats Good Boatkeeping is the perfect place to turn for innovative ideas and clear instructions on how to make a good boat even better and... (read more)

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Johnson Evinrude Outboards 1958 72 Repair Manual 50 125 Horsepower 3 Cylinder & V4
Johnson Evinrude Outboards 1958 72 Repair Manual 50 125 Horsepower 3 Cylinder & V4
by Joan Coles
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SELOC Marine maintenance and repair manuals offer the most comprehensive, authoritative information available for outboard, inboard, stern-drive and diesel engines, as well as personal watercraft. SELOC has been the leading source of how-to information... (read more)

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Haynes SS Great Britain Enthusiasts' Manual, 1843-1937 Onwards: An Insight Into the Design, Construction and Operation of Brunel's Famous Passenger Sh (Enthusiasts' Manual)
Haynes SS Great Britain Enthusiasts' Manual, 1843-1937 Onwards: An Insight Into the Design, Construction and Operation of Brunel's Famous Passenger Sh (Enthusiasts' Manual)
by Brian Lavery
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The SS Bristol, a world first with new technologies was built in 1843, went around the world 37 times, retired 1889 and now resides back home in Bristol, England where today she is conserved.  Now launched in the Haynes manual treatment, her... (read more)

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