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The Fully Framed Model
Rigging a Sixth Rate Sloop of War 1767-1780
Volume IV - Revised and Expanded
by David Antscherl

8˝" x 11", 230 pages, hundreds of B/W photos and drawings, color section, 3 sheets of plans.

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The final book in the “famed” Swan series has been revised and expanded. Sixteen pages have been added to fully demonstrate David’s method of making and installing sails. David follows Royal Navy establishment specifications for an English Sixth Rate Sloop and takes you through the construction of masts and spars. Next he provides instruction on installing standing and running rigging and construction of a full suit of sails. A special color section and three sheets of rigging plans in a rear pocket completes this volume.

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