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Volume IX of my Detailed Guide to Scratch Building Model Ships covers the  deck details found on the main deck of a warship of the 18th century.


This volume covers the various details on the main deck of a scratch

built model ship. It primarily focuses on warships of the 18th century.

You will learn what kind of deck furniture is typically found on such

ships and how to make those items.


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:


  • Framing the Deck
  • Hatch Coamings
  • The Capstan and Windlass
  • Ship's Oven
  • Chain Pumps
  • Bowsprit Bitts
  • Elm Tree Pumps
  • Other Bitts
  • Cannon Carriages
  • Rudder Cover and Bench
  • Ladders
  • Belaying Pin Racks, Rails and Other Rigging Parts
  • The Manger


This volume has 76 pages and 68 color photos.



Volume IX, A Detailed Guide To Scratch Building a Model Ship


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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