By SAIL Magazine
Expert counsel for the hands-on sailor--whether you’re varnishing a handrail or exchanging bulkheads
With contributions from top how-to specialists, this wide-ranging selection of tasks from BoatWorks journal levels from structural, mechanical, and electric initiatives to plumbing and beauty upkeep and enhancements. a lot of this full-color guide’s info can't be present in the other booklet. Nigel Calder, Don Casey, Mark Corke, Peter Nielsen, Charles Doane, Paul Esterle, Charles Mason, Aussie Bray, and different sailboat specialists convey you with step by step images how to:
- purchase and survey an older sailboat
- substitute bulkheads
- repair below-the-waterline holes
- fix gelcoat, portlights, or rotten cores
- Paint, varnish, spray polyurethane, mark a waterline, or rebed deck hardware
- pick out a mainsail process, set up a headsail furler or an internal forestay, gather rigging terminals, or construct a spinnaker or perhaps a new aluminum mast
- Pamper an Atomic four gasoline engine, change a Cutless bearing, retain your diesel, and recognize while it’s time to repower
- set up a brand new gas or water tank, improve to wheel guidance, substitute a propeller or deck undefined, or set up seacocks
- Troubleshoot electric difficulties, set up cockpit audio system, or rewire your boat
- substitute lifelines, set up a forehatch, safe your cabin sole, and lots more and plenty, a lot more
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