Issue #280 May/June 2021

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Format: Digital
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May/June 2021


  • WINDWARD PASSAGE — Larger than life in her sixth decade by Randall Peffer
  • Where Is This Horse Bone From? — An apprentice boatbuilder in Japan by Milo Stanley
  • A Sampling of Japanese Watercraftby Douglas Brooks
  • Building a Tolman Wide-Body Skiff: Part 1 — A rugged, handsome, and easy-to-build boat by John Marples
  • Renaissance Man — The many facets of Andrew Wolstenholme by Nic Compton
  • Gaffling 4.1 — An old gaffer for a new generation by Nic Compton
  • Building SCOUT — Problem-solving in custom boatbuilding by Ellery Brown
  • SCOUT — An electrical system for air-conditioned silence by Don Eley
  • Aboard: ARCTURUS — A 1930 Alden schooner Photographs by Benjamin Mendlowitz, Text by John Eichelsheim
  • Building Box-section Masts with Plywood — Traditional building meets nontraditional material by Reuel Parker
  • Getting Started in Boats: Holes Part 2 Unplugged — Tear-out supplement by Jan Adkins

Cover: The storied maxi-yacht WINDWARD PASSAGE, built of spruce in 1969, charges along in the Sydney Hobart Race in 1975. She’s still going strong today. Photograph by Richard Bennett


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Customer Reviews

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robert godard
tolman alaskan skiff

invaluable issue for those who are interested in building the Tolman Alaskan Skiff. Also, issue 281, 282, and upcoming issue 283 should be in your hands as these four issues offer invaluable and necessary pictorial building clues on how to build the Alaskans.

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