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Other Stuff

Mar/Apr 2012 Marine Fabricator Cover Photo Featuring Hood Canvas

Knowing the Ropes

Riding the Wave

Marketing in the Digital Age

On the Job Training vs. Classroom Workshops

MFC Press Release

MFC Certificate

Strataglass Care Sheet

O'Sea Care Sheet

Industrial Sewing Machines

Marine Fabrication Forum - A Must!


MUST HAVE BOOK! - Marine Canvas Track to Track by Steve Szenay
e-mail Steve and save by ordering direct: szenay@hotmail.com

ANOTHER MUST HAVE BOOK - Frame Design for Boat Tops by Tom Hunter

GETTING STARTED BOOK - The Big Book of Boat Canvas by Karen Lipe

EZ-Xtend Boat Zippers

The New Marine Zipper Invention That Adds One Inch to Your Shrinking Boat Canvas and Relaxes the Fit Instantly!


Must watch video featuring Tammy Hampton

Video Training

Pre-Loading a Dodger Frame

Marking Bimini Bows

Binding Dodger Cutouts

Binding With the Hood Large Binder

Patterning Dodger Wings

Large Binding an Enclosure

Dodger Binding at High Speed

Bimini Enclosure Workshop Patterning at High Speed

Marine Fabricator Magazine Articles

Bimini Top Visors

Covered Smile Windows

Fabricating an Enclosure

Fabricating Bimini Enclosure Corners

Patterning an Enclosure

Patterning a California Dodger

Fabricating a California Dodger

Fabricating a Bimini

Patterning a Navy Top

Fabricating a Navy Top

Wide Fabric Reinforcements

Reinforce Dodger Top Panels

Finishing Small Windows

Traditional Dodger Challenges

Patterning Variations

Binding Cutouts

Fabricating Small Side Curtains

Tips for Better Fitting Tops

Sewing Machine Technology and Tips

Enclosure Fabrication Details

Retro Sport Top

Center Console Covers

Working With Pattern Angles

The Big Three

Bimini Backstay Cutouts