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xx   BOAT

Go windsurfing. Build your own sailboard from polystyrene foam covered with fiberglass. Est. cost: $300. Plans cost $10.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #229 May-Jun 1982 (v.32#5) pg. 78

Sailboard mounted on two inner tubes is built from under $8.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #446 Jul 1965 (v.61) pg. 98

Build the Aquafish. A homebuilt version of a popular commercial sailboard, featuring a shallow cockpit for the sailor's feet as he sits on the surrounding deck. Plywood over wooden frame construction. Uses Sunfish mast, boom, sail, and related accessories. Est. cost: $360.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #567 Aug 1975 (v.71) pg. 40

A windsurfer (surfboard with a sail) you can build. Dimensioned drawings of the AquaSurfer included. Large scale plans can be ordered for $10. Est. cost: $200-$300.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #591 Aug 1977 (v.73) pg. 45

Photographing the sport of windsurfing.
PHOTOGRAPHIC Aug 1991 (v.20#4) pg. 68

"Jumper" sailboard. A 13-1/2 ft. one-man sailboard with triangular sail. Constructed of 1/4" plywood over spruce framework.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1967 (v.127#4) pg. 160

Surf Sailer you can build from plans. A sailboat, paddleboard and surfboard all in one. Est. cost: $150. Plans cost: $10.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jun 1974 (v.141#6) pg. 71

Convert an 8-ft. pram into a beginners sailboat with the addition of this gaff-rigged assembly. Instructions for making sail, mast, boom, leeboards, and rudder.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1977 (v.147#4) pg. 104

How to build a wind-powered surfboard. Est. cost: $140.
POPULAR MECHANICS May 1981 (v.155#5) pg. 112

Sailboarding, an exciting new water sport.
POPULAR SCIENCE Aug 1965 (v.187#2) pg. 138

Photos illustrate surfboard sailing on a Windsurfer.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jul 1972 (v.201#1) pg. 86

Photos illustrate some of the basic techniques of windsurfing.
POPULAR SCIENCE Feb 1977 (v.210#2) pg. 102

Tip: Three plastic hose racks mounted on a wall serve as a rack for a windsurfer board.
SUNSET Feb 1987 (v.178#2) pg. 118