Sails and Rigging
by Gordon Trower
This highly informative and detailed guide will be of real help to all yachtsmen, skippers and crew in understanding more about the sails and rigging of their boat.
Fully illustrated throughout with photographs and diagrams of sails and rigging equipment, their usage and how they look when in position on board boats.
Sail making and sail repair
Principles of sails at work, loadings and shape
Cleaning, stowing and repairing sails
Sotoage, corrosion and lubrication of rigging
Setting up masts, rigging and correcting balance
Hb. 128pp,b/w photos and diagrams