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Rigging: Period Fore-and-Aft Craft

Rigging: Period Fore-and-Aft Craft

by Lennarth Petersson

Publisher: Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 9781591147213
Pages: 111
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 3 Mb
Date posting: 2021-03-04


The rigging of period ship models is arguably the most complex and daunting task for the modeler. An eighteenth-century man-of-war boasted mile upon mile of rigging, over 1,000 blocks, and acres of canvas. To reduce the rigging in scale and yet retain an accurate representation is a formidable undertaking. This follow-up to Lennarth Petersson's highly successful Rigging Period Ship Models does for fore-and-aft rig what his earlier book did for square rig. Taking as examples a ...