Clinker Plywood Boatbuilding Manual (slightly damaged)

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Iain Oughtred is the well-known designer of elegant glued-lapstrake plywood boats, including the Acorn Skiffs, Gray Seal, Caledonia Yawl, Whilly Boat, and more. We have been offering his detailed boatbuilding plans for years, so the book was a natural fit. And, you may have noticed many of his designs in WoodenBoat magazine's Launchings column. With the book in hand, and a set of his plans, you can hardly go wrong.

Clinker Plywood Boatbuilding Manual is encompassing enough to guide you through any lapstrake (aka Clinker) boatbuilding project. It covers tools and materials needed, lining off, setting up the building jig, planking, interior work, and fitting out. There are hundreds of drawings, hundreds of photos, and it's dosed liberally with Iain's pragmatic experience.

Table of Contents:


  • Introduction
  • Tools and Material
  • Lining Off
  • Setting Up
  • Planking
  • Interior
  • Fitting Out

    by Iain Oughtred
    174 pp., softcover
    9 x 12"

    Take advantage of the lower prices of these slightly damaged books. These books have been returned, are slightly bunged or scuffed. None of these books are severely damaged, ie; ripped pages, water stained, and the like. They are perfectly readable, useable books.

    Please note: slightly damaged books are sold as non-returnable.

    Customer Reviews

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    As expected

    Straight talking, info a carpenter will understand and trust, good stuff.

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