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Table of Contents:Captain Flint A 17' plywood cat-schooner from Tad RobertsTancook Whaler A 25' double-ended schooner by Paul Gartside * Candlefish 16 A stitch-and-glue outboard skiff from Sam Devlin Austral MK II An able 29' cutter for voyaging by Mark SmaaldersCape Charles 32 A fast glued-lapstrake cutter from Dudley Dix
Mike O'Brien's Boat Design Quarterly magazine describes plans for paddle, oar, power, and sail.
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