{"id":1771955454042,"title":"Boat Modeling - Dynamite Payson","handle":"boat-modeling-dynamite-payson","description":"\u003cp\u003eStep-by-step instruction, illustrated, beginning with the basics and working toward advanced hull shapes and techniques by a gentleman who knows his stuff.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eTable of Contents:\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eBuilding the Maine Lobsterboat\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e12 - Foot Fisherman's Skiff\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eThe Gloucester Light Dory\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eBobcat - An Instant Catboat\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCartopper\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eThe Peapod\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eThe Friendship Sloop Amy R. Payson\n\u003cp\u003eby Harold \"Dynamite\" Payson (1928-2011)\u003cbr\u003e182 pp., softcover\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFor a bit of flavor of the book, here's a bit where Dynamite talks about scaling from plans:\u003cbr\u003eBecause most of the boats in this book are built from full-size boat plans, the dimensions are given first for the full-size boat. In the text, I give that same dimension then (in parenthesis) the dimension for a 1-1\/2 inches-to-the-foot model. Because many of these are such improbably accurate dimensions as 17\/64, you'll probably find it easier to use an architects's scale rule.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFor instance, I mentioned using a 1\/4- by 1\/4-inch stick for this skiff's stem. We get his measurement from the plans, where the stem measures 1-3\/4 inches by 1-7\/8 inches on the full-size boat, by using an architect's scale rule on its 1-1\/2 inches equals 1 foot scale. Like a computer, the architect's rule automatically converts \u003ci\u003ereal\u003c\/i\u003e inches to \u003ci\u003escale\u003c\/i\u003e inches (as long as you remember to use the correct scale), with absolutely no mental gynastics on your part. This makes it easy to build a model to any scale from any plans for which dimensions are given. Just roll the rule over to another scale, and build away. It's all really quite simple; just thinkng about it will keep you from nodding off in your chair, and may even help ward off early senility.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eReview\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003ci\u003eIf you should follow the book to its conclusion, building each model as it is discussed, by the end you will have a foundation in many of the techniques used by the pros. \u003c\/i\u003e\u003cbr\u003e--Peter Spectre, in WB #95\u003c\/li\u003e","published_at":"2019-04-20T14:12:19-04:00","created_at":"2019-04-20T14:12:20-04:00","vendor":"WoodenBoat Publications Inc.","type":"WoodenBoat Books 1325","tags":[],"price":2195,"price_min":2195,"price_max":2195,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":16904426881114,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"325-155","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Boat Modeling - Dynamite Payson","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":2195,"weight":680,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_management":"shopify","barcode":""}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0053\/4098\/7482\/products\/BoatModeling.jpg?v=1565283543"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0053\/4098\/7482\/products\/BoatModeling.jpg?v=1565283543","options":["Title"],"content":"\u003cp\u003eStep-by-step instruction, illustrated, beginning with the basics and working toward advanced hull shapes and techniques by a gentleman who knows his stuff.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eTable of Contents:\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eBuilding the Maine Lobsterboat\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e12 - Foot Fisherman's Skiff\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eThe Gloucester Light Dory\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eBobcat - An Instant Catboat\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCartopper\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eThe Peapod\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eThe Friendship Sloop Amy R. Payson\n\u003cp\u003eby Harold \"Dynamite\" Payson (1928-2011)\u003cbr\u003e182 pp., softcover\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFor a bit of flavor of the book, here's a bit where Dynamite talks about scaling from plans:\u003cbr\u003eBecause most of the boats in this book are built from full-size boat plans, the dimensions are given first for the full-size boat. In the text, I give that same dimension then (in parenthesis) the dimension for a 1-1\/2 inches-to-the-foot model. Because many of these are such improbably accurate dimensions as 17\/64, you'll probably find it easier to use an architects's scale rule.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFor instance, I mentioned using a 1\/4- by 1\/4-inch stick for this skiff's stem. We get his measurement from the plans, where the stem measures 1-3\/4 inches by 1-7\/8 inches on the full-size boat, by using an architect's scale rule on its 1-1\/2 inches equals 1 foot scale. Like a computer, the architect's rule automatically converts \u003ci\u003ereal\u003c\/i\u003e inches to \u003ci\u003escale\u003c\/i\u003e inches (as long as you remember to use the correct scale), with absolutely no mental gynastics on your part. This makes it easy to build a model to any scale from any plans for which dimensions are given. Just roll the rule over to another scale, and build away. It's all really quite simple; just thinkng about it will keep you from nodding off in your chair, and may even help ward off early senility.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eReview\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003ci\u003eIf you should follow the book to its conclusion, building each model as it is discussed, by the end you will have a foundation in many of the techniques used by the pros. \u003c\/i\u003e\u003cbr\u003e--Peter Spectre, in WB #95\u003c\/li\u003e"}
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Boat Modeling - Dynamite Payson

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Step-by-step instruction, illustrated, beginning with the basics and working toward advanced hull shapes and techniques by a gentleman who knows his stuff. Table of Contents: Building the Maine Lobsterboat 12 - Foot Fisherman's Skiff The Gloucester Light Dory Bobcat - An Instant Catboat Cartopper The Peapod The Friendship Sloop Amy R. Payson by ...


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