Instant Boats - Payson

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by Harold H. "Dynamite" Payson
136 pp., softcover

How to build simple, well-designed plywood boats without a complicated building jig, featuring complete scaled-down plans for five easily-built boats designed by Phil Bolger. From a small punt to a 31' daysailer with a schooner rig. The step-by-step example being a 12' double-ended sailing skiff.

Table of Contents:

  • Introduction
  • The Good of Wood
  • Beginner's Luck (Mostly Bad)
  • Feet, Inches, Eighths (It's the Rule)
  • Tools of the Trade
  • More Power to You
  • The Best is None Too Good (Sometimes)
  • The Pleasures of a Simple Rig
  • Building Teal Step the Step
  • Rounding Out the Instant Fleet
  • Now That You Have Your Instant Boat
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