Create your desired yacht with help from this yacht-design bible
This handsome edition of Principles of Yacht Design--the accepted standard yacht-design reference for boat owners, designers, and builders--is updated throughout, particularly the calculations of hull and deck thicknesses, or scantlings. Its new two-color format makes it easier for you to use its many elegant illustrations.
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Lars Larsson, a naval architect, is a professor of hydrodynamics at Chalmers University of Technology, in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Rolf E. Eliasson, a yacht design/construction engineer specializing in boat structures, runs his own yacht design company.
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Book Description Adlard Coles Nautical, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. . ***. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000038761
Book Description 2012. Hardcover in Dustjacket. Book Condition: New. Now revised and expanded for the third edition it examines every aspect of the process of yacht and powerboat design.The authors have used a newly designed 40 foot performance cruiser to demonstrate the practical application of yacht design theory. Beginning with the yacht's specifications, the authors examine vital topics and conclude with practical matters such as the layout of the cockpit, deck and cabin, and provide a complete weight calculation for the boat.'This book is deeply fascinating . . . a must.' - ClassicBoat 'A sound and up to date manual of yacht design . . . a classic in its field.' - Practical Boat Owner 'A definitive work on yacht design.' - Cruising Lars Larsson is a naval architect and Professor of Hydrodynamics at Chalmers University in Gothenberg, Sweden. Rolf Eliasson is a yacht design/construction engineer who runs his own yacht design and production company.pp. xvi, 350 #030915 ( Please note: Over standard weight. Orders via ABE Books may incur additional postage charges. We will contact you prior to processing order to request your approval. ) Elizabeth's Bookshops have been one of Australia's premier independent book dealers since 1973. Elizabeth's family-owned business operates four branches in Perth CBD, Fremantle (WA), and Newtown (NSW). All orders are dispatched within 24 hours from our Fremantle Warehouse. Bookseller Inventory # 10584