Do you want to build a simple wooden boat? This book explains in detail the methods and techniques the author has used in the construction of a commercial fishing boat. You will learn how to properly select wood, how to use epoxy resin and fiberglass cloth, and how to incorporate proven techniques to achieve success. Bud uses his years of experience in boat building and design to explain in easy to understand ideas the methods used to build a typical wooden boat. The book covers in detail what few tools are actually needed, how to set up a building area and he offers tips and little golden nuggets of advice throughout the book. Clear photographs and illustrations show in detail the construction process. Anyone who wants to build their own wooden boat quickly and correctly will want to keep this book handy and refer to it often.