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Volume IX of my Detailed Guide to Building Model Ships covers the construction of the yardarms.


Special attention is given to the construction of the yardarms. Different methods used in different model ship kits are shown and comparisons are made between British ships and American ships. This volume covers the gaff and boom as well as the spritsail yardarm, main, topsail, and topgallant yardarms.


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:


  • Lower Yard Construction
  • Upper Yard Construction
  • Gaff and Boom
  • Spritsail Yard
  • Lanteen Yard


Volume IX, A Detailed Guide to Building Model Ships


Each Volume will be shipped directly from my print-on-demand publisher, A standard shipping charge will apply for each volume to cover not only the cost of packaging and shipping but also credit card processing.

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