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Essential Boat Maintenance: A Comprehensive Guide to Boat Improvement, Refitting, and Repair
     

Essential Boat Maintenance: A Comprehensive Guide to Boat Improvement, Refitting, and Repair

by Pat Manley, Rupert Holmes
 

Essential Boat Maintenance shows you how to perform all those jobs that need to be done on your boat—whether a sailboat, a powerboat or a dinghy—without having to call in the expensive expert help. From cleaning off rust stains to servicing your engine and refurbishing the woodwork, it is all explained in clearly illustrated, easy-to-follow stages.

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Essential Boat Maintenance shows you how to perform all those jobs that need to be done on your boat—whether a sailboat, a powerboat or a dinghy—without having to call in the expensive expert help. From cleaning off rust stains to servicing your engine and refurbishing the woodwork, it is all explained in clearly illustrated, easy-to-follow stages.

With explanatory diagrams and clear photographic detail showing your how to carry out specialized tasks, Essential Boat Maintenance will tell you everything you need to know about short-term troubleshooting and long-term boat care.

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The Armchair Sailor
Essential Boat Maintenance provides a wealth of maintenance expertise that any owner of a yacht, powerboat, or dinghy will need to keep it safe and seaworthy. It is a complete user-friendly guide for tackling jobs on board with step-by-step instructions, tips, and explanations to suit whatever your level of skill.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781574093056
Publisher:
Sheridan House, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/04/2011
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
550,408
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Pat Manly has written a number of books on diesel engines, radar, electronics, and boat maintenance and is a regular contributor to Practical Boat Owner magazine. He teaches navigation and associated subjects.

Rupert Holmes is a sailing teacher and has written a wide range of boating topics fro magazines. He has 60,000 miles of yachting experience and has undertaken extensive refits of both wooden and fiberglass yachts.

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