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The Ship Model Builder's Assistant (Dover Woodworking) (English Edition) Indispensable For The Serious Model Builder, This Book Offers Hobbyists A True Understanding Of The Masting, Rigging, And Most Important Fittings Of American Clipper Ships And Packet Ships Of The Great Age Of Sail It Also Represents A Treasury Of Important Information For Naval And Social Historians, Sailing Enthusiasts, And Students Of Americana Enhanced With Over Clear, Detailed Drawings Of Ships Components, This Volume Gives The Model Builder A Deep Understanding Of The Workings Of A Fully Rigged And Appointed Sailing Ship After Initial Chapters On Varying Types Of Ship Models, Including The Built Up Model And Wooden Sail Models, The Author Devotes Individual Chapters To The Masting Of Ships, Mastheads, The Standing Rigging, The Running Rigging, Foot Ropes, The Blocks, Steering Wheels, The Ship S Galley, Pumps, Ship Ironwork, Copper Sheathing, The Ground Tackle, Gun Ports, Boats, And Davits He Includes As Well Invaluable Tables And Lists Of Data That Offer Opportunities To Compare Vital Statistics On Rigging, Masting, And Charles G Davis Was A Well Known Naval Architect, Shipbuilder, Master Seaman, Racing Yachtsman, And Nautical Chronicler His Lifelong Love Affair With The Great Shipsof The Past Resulted In Several Classic Works On Ships And Ship Model Building The Present Volume Is One Of The Latter, An Extremely Thorough, Practical, And Readable Guide To Building Ship Models In Authentic Detail And In Proper Proportion In All, The Ship Model Builder S Assistant Offers A Treasury Of Both Descriptive And How To Information Essential To Model Builders And Highly Enlightening For All Fascinated By The Great Sailing Ships Of America S Past

7 thoughts on “The Ship Model Builder's Assistant (Dover Woodworking) (English Edition)

  1. says:

    ottimo confezionamento, ottimo acquisto, spedito nei tempi previsti, seriet evidente nell esaudire la richiesta Molto soddisfatto Lo consiglio con molta sincerit

  2. says:

    Nell ambito del forte interesse storico famigliare inerente l argomento mi deve esprimere con entusiasmo su questo volume.StupendoStupendo stupendo.

  3. says:

    As stated in headline, definitely provides intense detailed guidance in building ship models As the author states, its important to understand how the full size ships were built to underpin the knowledge for building the models But the author also provides an insight to life onboard the ships and the community on land that supported them I stand

  4. says:

    How I have managed to get this far in life without this book is amazing This is a republished book from 1920 s, coming up on 100 yrs old The author describes sailing ships that he saw in great detail Plus the building methods are still relevant today Amazing

  5. says:

    I have 3 books on build and rigging a model sailing ship D id a lot of shopping to come up with this one Am building a 48 sailing model this book is an excellent reference book.

  6. says:

    Paid higher price than is marked on the book For a pretty beat up copy Corners are scuffed up Pages are folded Cover has bends and dents all over with some paint ink missing Has an inscription inside.

  7. says:

    thorough and indepth perspective on ship model building

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