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Ship Modeling from Scratch: Tips and Techniques for Building Without Kits

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ISBN-10: 0070368171

ISBN-13: 9780070368170

Edition: 70th 1994

Authors: Edwin B. Leaf

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Here is the first complete, step-by-step course in building model ships from scratch--everything from schooners and clipper ships to modern oceangoing freighters and steel warships. Covers choosing the right subject, building from plans, drawing scaled plans from photographs, buying tools and materials, building half models, planked hulls, lapstrake hulls, plank-on-frame, plank-on-bulkhead, lift models, modern ships, ancient ships, masting and rigging, sailmaking and flags.
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Book details

List price: $20.00
Edition: 70th
Copyright year: 1994
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 10/22/1993
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 192
Size: 7.30" wide x 9.10" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Selecting a Project
Getting the Most from Your Drawings
Materials
Tools
Half-Models
Hull Construction
Miscellaneous Matters
Applying the Finish
Masting and Rigging
Sailmaking and Flags
Making Fittings and Furnishings
Displaying the Model
A Plank-on-Bulkhead Model from Start to Finish
A Plank-on-Frame Model from Start to Finish
Postscript
Appendices I
Sources for Plans II
Reference Material III
Tools and Materials Sources IV
Glossary V
Working Drawings: Brockley Combe and Lee
Index