Grab bag of tips and commentary on different ways to get a boat, including when and where to buy, whether it's cost-effective to buy fixer-uppers or charter boats, buying overseas, or building. Contains excerpts from hard-to-find bulletin board and newsgroup postings, as well as links to useful sites and vendor pages.
Lots of improvements to an old Albin Express 26, including keel, deck hardware, instruments, and spars. 5 pages with good before-and-after photos and materials list.
Account of bringing a Cal 39 back to life and good looks. 3 pages with photos and diagram.
Fixing up a classic heavy aft-cockpit composite coastal yawl from Pearson Yachts, designed by Bill Tripp. 2 pages with photo, specs, plan and list of suggested modifications to modernize the boat.
Account of a cosmetic restoration of the first Pearson Triton ever built. 1 page with photos.