printed books for scratch Builders

A Detailed Guide to Scratch Building Model Ships is the culmination of 30 years of building model ship kits and scratchbuilt models as well as 14 years of writing practicums based on specific kits. The guide is a 12 volume set of printed books in full color and spiral bound that are ideal to take into the shop.

Each book covers a specific aspect of construction of true plank on frame model ship built entirely from scratch. The volume topics are:

  • Volume I - An Introduction to Scratch Building

  • Volume II - Creating Your Own Plans

  • Volume III - Building the Keel, Stem, Sternpost, and Deadwoods

  • Volume IV - Making Frames

  • Volume V - Making a Framing Jig

  • Volume VI - Framing the Model

  • Volume VII - Outer Hull Planking

  • Volume VIII - Lower Deck Details

  • Volume IX - Main Deck Details

  • Volume X - Upper Deck Details

  • Volume XI - Outer Hull Details

  • Volume XII - Miscellaneous Details

ATTENTION INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMERS - Absolutely no international orders will be accepted. We will ship only to US addresses.

Volume I, A Detailed Guide to Scratch Building Model Ships
$60.00Price
Volume II, A Detailed Guide to Scratch Building Model Ships
$75.00Price
Volume III, A Detailed Guide to Scratch Building Model Ships
$60.00Price
Volume IV, A Detailed Guide to Scratch Building Model Ships
$60.00Price
Volume V, A Detailed Guide to Scratch Building Model Ships
$50.00Price
Volume VI, A Detailed Guide to Scratch Building Model Ships
$70.00Price
Volume VII, A Detailed Guide to Scratch Building Model Ships
$60.00Price
Volume VIII, A Detailed Guide To Scratch Building a Model Ship
$50.00Price
Volume IX, A Detailed Guide To Scratch Building a Model Ship
$75.00Price
Volume X, A Detailed Guide To Scratch Building a Model Ship
$75.00Price
Volume XI, A Detailed Guide To Scratch Building a Model Ship
$75.00Price
Volume XII, A Detailed Guide To Scratch Building a Model Ship
$50.00Price

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