Nick Schade provides step-by-step instructions for building strip-built boats, as well as every thing you need to know about materials, tools, and safety. Learn his tips for adapting your favorite boat design to strip construction and ideas for decorative treatments. Complete plans for a canoe, a kayak and a dinghy are included.
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by Nick Schade
280 pp., softcover
It would be helpful if there was more information in using heavier strips for larger (20’+) boat strip building.
Remarkably easy read for a subject I have always regarded as very complex. The lofting explanation was an epiphany for me. Would have also appreciated some detail on trimming the glass and whether the top of the top strip remains un-glassed.