Volume I of my Detailed Guide to Scratch Building Model Ships covers an introduction to scratch building a model ship.
This volume gives sources where you can purcahse detailed plans for scratch building a model ship. It covers the tools you will need, the different types of framework used to build a plank on frame model, and the different types of wood used and where to buy it.
Each volume is printed in full color on glossy paper. Even the book's front and back cover are on heavy stock glossy paper. This is a very high quality printed book, 8-1/2" x 11" with heavy duty spiral binding that enables you to open the book and lay it flat on your workbench while building your model.
The following topics are covered in ths volume:
- Tools Needed
- Plans and Drawing
- Types of Framing
- Framing Jigs
- A Discussion on Wood
- Milling Wood for Parts
This volume has 52 pages and 23 color photos.
Volume I, A Detailed Guide to Scratch Building Model Ships
Each Volume will be shipped directly from my print-on-demand publisher, Lulu.com. A standard shipping charge will apply for each volume to cover not only the cost of packaging and shipping but also credit card processing.
No International shipping whatsoever. That includes Canada. International shipping has proven to be unreliable and extremely costly due to the weight of the books. Sorry but we can only ship to US addresses.