The Art And Science Of Sails

Author: Tom Whidden
Publisher: St Martins Press
ISBN: 9780312044176
Size: 17.18 MB
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Guide for both cruisers and racers that takes a look at the latest materials and rigging methods and simplifies the purchase and upkeep of a proper sail inventory.

The Art And Science Of Sails

Author: Tom Whidden
Publisher: Seapoint Books
ISBN: 9780997392005
Size: 33.74 MB
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The bible on selecting, using and maintaining yacht sails by Tom Whidden, the president of North Sails and Michael Levitt, experienced sailor and nautical writer.

Physics Of Sailing

Author: John Kimball
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781420073775
Size: 42.11 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Avoiding unnecessary formalisms, this book skillfully applies the principles of fluid mechanics to sailboat technology and the art of sailing. It should help you become a more knowledgeable sailor.

Championship Tactics

Author: Gary L. Jobson
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312042783
Size: 31.76 MB
Format: PDF
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Combines expert advice from internationally known champions with a collection of stories from the greatest races of recent decades

Maximum Sail Power

Author: Brian Hancock
Publisher: Nomad Press
ISBN: 1619304279
Size: 64.53 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The art, science, history, and mystery of sails and sailmaking. Written in concise, layperson's language and full of photographs and personal anecdotes, this book goes step-by-step through the process of creating and using sails.

Sail And Rig Tuning

Author: Ivar Dedekam
Publisher: *Wiley Nautical
ISBN: 9781898660675
Size: 76.12 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Ivar Dedekam's revolutionary approach to sail and rig tuning tackles the practical and realistic elements of tuning your boat as well as the theory of sail aerodynamics. The book covers the many variations in boat, sail and rig design.

The Annapolis Book Of Seamanship

Author: John Rousmaniere
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451650248
Size: 38.69 MB
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This edition of Annapolis is a major overhaul. Over half the book has been revised; old topics and features have been updated, and many new ones have been introduced.