The Big Book of Wooden Boat Restoration: Basic Techniques, Maintenance, and Repair

Author(s): Thomas Larsson

Nautical - Boatbuilding

"The Big Book of Wooden Boat Restoration" is the perfect introduction or reference guide to wooden boat lovers both experienced and new. Author Thomas Larsson, one of Sweden's most experienced and premier wooden boat restorers, has gathered his thorough knowledge of the subject for the reader and placed it in this book with informative facts and an extensive glossary. This book contains chapters on boat care and current information on boat building, gluing, and tools. The most extensive part of this book consists of chapters that describe the detailed clean repair of wooden boats.


Product Information

Everything you need to know to renovate wooden boats.

Thomas Larsson trained as a construction engineer, but in 1974, he changed his career and started renovating wooden boats full time. Sailing and boats have always interested him. Since 1994, Larsson has written highly popular articles about wooden boat restoration for Veteran Boat. He based this book off of these articles and his extensive background in wooden boats.

General Fields

  • : 9781620870518
  • : Skyhorse Publishing
  • : Skyhorse Publishing
  • : February 2013
  • : 240mm X 230mm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 623.8207
  • : 240
  • : 100 illustrations
  • : Thomas Larsson