The Lo-Tech Navigator PDF ePub eBook

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The Lo-Tech Navigator free pdf Modern sailor have become increasingly dependent on their expensive electronics. But what happens when that equipment fails? What about those sailors who can't afford such gadgets in the first place? In The Lo-Tech Navigator, author Tony Crawley demonstrates that there is little need to purchase expensive fittings when one might just as well build simple but effective devices from materials readily available. He outlines dozens of ingenious projects in meticulous detail. Combining a little ingenuity with a wealth of common sense, Crawley's practical suggestions will save sailors hundreds of dollars. They might even come up with a few clever alternatives of their own. Scattered among the projects is a collection of seafaring tales, puzzles, poetry, and nautical oddities, all of which enhance the text with adventure and whimsy.

About Tony Crawley

Tony Crowley, a former merchant navy officer, learned to sail as a boy in Egypt using an abandoned seaplane float. He is the author of The Sailing Quiz Book and various magazine and journal articles, in Britain and the USA, on emergency and traditional navigation.

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Author : Tony Crawley
Publisher : Sheridan House
Data Published : 01 July 2004
ISBN : 1574091913
EAN : 9781574091915
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 148 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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