Join Pat and Paul Esterle aboard
their 20' sloop, "Ternabout" as they show the improvements they've made.
View the hints, tips and techniques that have turned their small
sailboat into a capable vessel at rock bottom prices.
Lulu Press is having a 20% off sale on any or all of my books! The offer is good through October 26, 2012. Simply go to www.lulu.com and get the case sensitive discount code on the home page. Then use the search box to look for "Paul Esterle". No limit on the number of books!
Sorry about the lack of posting lately. I've been heads down finishing up my latest book, "Cooking Aboard a Small Boat". Well, it's finished now and available at www.lulu.com/spotlight/pesterle. Here is the press release:
Finally finished editing my third book, "Optimizing the Trailerable Sailboat". It puts everything I've learned about fixing up my 20-foot Matilda, Ternabout, over the last 25 years into 326 pages, 11 chapters and hundreds of photos and drawings. Now on sale for only $27.95 hard copy or $13.50 e-Book at:
Been very busy the last couple of days. I've just finished converting nine of my Guides and CDs to e-book format. In the past, I've done all the CD copying, including case labels and shrink-wrapping, here in the office.
Converting them to a downloadable e-book format via LuLu.com, I can eliminate the cost, in time and supplies, spent CD copying. As a result, i wasm able to cut the cost almost in half. CDs that used to sell for $12.95 have been cut to $7.50, Best of all, they are instantly available, no waiting by the mailbox needed.
The nine titles currently on line are:
Capt'n Pauley's Columns for Small Craft Advisor
Capt'n Pauley's Guide to Columbia Sailing Yachts
How to Cure Deck Leaks
How to Install Fixed Windows
Tools & Techniques
Making Patterns & Templates
Using Epoxies, Additives and Reinforcements
Lines Led Aft-Rigging Enhancemenst for the Pocket Cruiser
Materials: Wood, StarBoard, Laminates and Vinyl Tiles
You can see samples from most of these on my website, www.captnpauley.com, under e-books in the Ships Store area.You can also go directly to LuLu at www.lulu.com/captnpauley
I'll be posting more details about these guides in the near future...