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Tail Fins and Two-Tones: The Guide to Americas Classic Fiberglass and Aluminum Runabouts Peter Hunn

Tail Fins and Two-Tones: The Guide to Americas Classic Fiberglass and Aluminum Runabouts

Peter Hunn

Published April 1st 2006
ISBN : 9781928862109
Paperback
176 pages
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A historicalpresentation of restoration techniques involving the fiberglass and aluminum runabouts that were wildly popular between 1950 and 1970, this detailed guide features runabouts from mild to wild—the latter with automotive-inspired tail finsMoreA historical presentation of restoration techniques involving the fiberglass and aluminum runabouts that were wildly popular between 1950 and 1970, this detailed guide features runabouts from mild to wild—the latter with automotive-inspired tail fins and colorful paint schemes. With an examination of the restoration process, including details on specific outboard motors, accessories, and add-ons, this guide to the boats that revolutionized family boating following World War II offers practical advice for both casual boaters and aficionados. Listing nearly 600 aluminum and fiberglass runabout builders, their contact information, company histories, and the boat models they offer, this manual is essential for anyone wanting to authentically restore, equip, or purchase a vintage runabout.