Yacht and Small Craft Design
|SIZE:||246 x 189 mm|
|INSIDE:||100 black & white photographs, 96 line drawings|
A highly illustrated guide to the principles and practice of designing yachts and small craft, aimed at students and all those keen to build their own boat. Concentrating primarily on hull forms, sails, keels and rudders the book also deals with the visual aspects of design, culminating in a step-by-step procedure for constructing a boat from scratch. The book assumes no great experience of mathematics or sailing theory.