Re: Best Design
- If I had to limit my library one book, it would be Bud McIntosh's "How
To Build A Wooden Boat".
--- In AtkinBoats@yahoogroups.com, "snaglefriz" <samofsmith@...> wrote:
> It me again.
> I did want to tell you. I bought a book to help with building a larger
> boat. I guessing it best to read and learn, before spending a lot to
> build a big boat. I have built houses also and tell people, it easy to
> make a $5,000 mistake. I assume boats are the same, remember my
> friends and myself sunk boat? Though it was cheap enough, it required
> more material after and more un-needed labor, had we done to right the
> first time.
> The book I have is;
> The Gougeon Brothers On Boat Construction
> I not say it the best and maybe others can give us some other good
> books to help circumvent the $5,000 mistake. ;-)
- --- In AtkinBoats@yahoogroups.com, "Lewis E. Gordon"
>That looks like a good book. I would rather spend a few bucks and read
> If I had to limit my library one book, it would be Bud McIntosh's "How
> To Build A Wooden Boat".
as it can help with choosing a good plan and doing a good work. Helps
me focus on a "Game Plan" and not forget important little things that
be hard to add later. If, I am able to build a big boat I want to do
the best work and take my time. I starting to look more at "Nutmeg"
but still open to opinions too. Thanks Lewis for the input on anther book.