Renowned designer and boat builder Russell Brown shares hard-won techniques for working with epoxy in this concise, instantly downloadable E-book. Advance your epoxy skills and waste less, sand less, and achieve beautiful results. This full color 42-page e-book covers the basics of gluing, filleting, glassing, and coating. Order now and you'll receive an automated e-mail link to download. $5.99.
Use Dan Mattson's (creator of the popular Hooked on Wooden Boats Podcast) new instantly downloadable e-Book, "Get in the Wooden Boat Game," to get you started down the right path. Aimed at beginners, this book touches on budgeting, construction methods, plans vs. kits, shop space, and more. This 39-page e-Book also features active links that you can click to visit websites, articles and audio podcasts. A good investment at only $4.99.
Regular Small Craft Advisor contributor Steve Ladd's gritty memoir Three Years in a 12-Foot Boat, about his adventures, trials and tribulations on a 15,000-mile solo expedition in a tiny handmade boat. Ladd ranges from Montana to the pirate-infested coast of Panama and Colombia, across the Andes, and through the Carribean. Along the way he is robbed, capsized, arrested and befriended as he sails and rows through a tumult of uncharted adventures.
This version is an instantly downloadable PDF. 388 pages.
Manry's classic account of Tinkerbelle's voyage, plus the original ship's log, a new Afterword, a portrait of Robert Manry by his son, Douglas, newly restored, previously unpublished photographs (some in color), plus a link to dozens of other photographs about the voyage.