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The Trailer Sailer's Owner's Manual

  • Author: Gregg Nestor
  • Comprehensive Guide to Selecting, Maintaining, Enjoying a Trailerable Sailboat
  • Format: Paperback, Pages: 340, Published: January 2009
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    Paradise Cay
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    • A comprehensive guide to selecting, maintaining and enjoying a trailerable sailboat
    • The Trailer Sailer Owner's Manual should be included with every trailerable sailboat
    • This comprehensive guide to selecting, caring for, and enjoying a trailerable sailboat will answer all your questions
    • Here's a wealth of information on every aspect of trailer sailing from handling the trailer to selecting the correct bottom paint to cooking onboard
    • This mother lode of trailer sailing information is not a how-to-sail manual or a sales pitch for a specific brand or type of boat
      • Rather, it's a compendium of trailer sailing wisdom that reads like a conversation with a fellow sailor relaxed, informative, thought provoking, and entertaining
    • This Guide includes:
      • Fitting out
      • Care of your sails
      • Launching and retrieval
      • Boat maintenance
      • Choosing the proper sealant/adhesive
      • Antifouling paint
      • Natural alternatives to common toxic cleaning agents
      • A guide to cooking in very small spaces
      • Making traditional mats from rope
      • Keep a weather eye on the clouds
      • Includes many photos
    • About the Author
      • Much of Gregg Nestor's knowledge was gained through a lifetime of experience, maintenance and upgrades on the water and it has been chronicled in articles appearing in many sailing magazines including Good Old Boat , where he is a contributing editor
      • He is also the author of the books, Twenty Affordable Sailboats to Take You Anywhere and All Hands On Deck

    . Publishing Information:

    • Author: Greg Nestor
    • PAR044
    • ISBN-10: 093983782X
    • ISBN-13: 978-0939837823
    • Publish date: January 2009
    • Pages: 340
    • Size: 6" x 9"
    • Paperback
    WARNING: This product MAY expose you to chemicals, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects and/or other reproductive harm. For more information go to


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