Kayak Forum

Tools First strip build - first question

New on the Building Forum: - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 12:46
Hello all, I have just placed my order for Petrel Play plans, the RoboBevel (and the Veritas mini). I have a reasonably equipped workshop with power and standard hand tools including std and low angle block planes, chisels, a tablesaw, planer, jointer, lathe, drill press, bandsaw, scrollsaw and a ...
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Other Got in a short 2 day paddle this week.

New on the Building Forum: - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 17:39
Sometimes I feel guilty living in such a spectacular area. Full disclosure this one is almost a 3 hour drive away. Flaming Gorge never disappoints this time of year. Here is a link to the slide show https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KXakugWoCxk&t=24s
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Other Got in a short 2 day paddle this week.

New on the Building Forum: - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 17:39
Sometimes I feel guilty living in such a spectacular area. Full disclosure this one is almost a 3 hour drive away. Flaming Gorge never disappoints this time of year. Here is a link to the slide show https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KXakugWoCxk&t=24s
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Strip strip for petit

New on the Building Forum: - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 16:34
looking for recommendations for high performance, good looking design, strip built for my wife.....5' 2" and 105 lbs. she is advancing past the Chesapeake 14 that i built for her a number of years back.....but hard to find high performance kayak in her size. interested in ideas as i sort out ...
Categories: Kayak Forum

Strip strip for petit

New on the Building Forum: - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 16:34
looking for recommendations for high performance, good looking design, strip built for my wife.....5' 2" and 105 lbs. she is advancing past the Chesapeake 14 that i built for her a number of years back.....but hard to find high performance kayak in her size. interested in ideas as i sort out ...
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Announce Drinking and Paddling

New on the Building Forum: - Fri, 09/29/2017 - 11:54
I love Canada, my second home. Pretty soon the RCMP won't arrest you for drinking while paddling a canoe or kayak. See - http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-41437084 Never even crossed my mind when I launched Ootek in part twelve of "Building Ootek" on YouTube.
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Announce Drinking and Paddling

New on the Building Forum: - Fri, 09/29/2017 - 11:54
I love Canada, my second home. Pretty soon the RCMP won't arrest you for drinking while paddling a canoe or kayak. See - http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-41437084 Never even crossed my mind when I launched Ootek in part twelve of "Building Ootek" on YouTube.
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Launching Frej 18 *PIC*

New on the Building Forum: - Thu, 09/28/2017 - 18:38
I finally got my new 18 foot Frej in the water today after a busy summer away from my shop. I built a 16' Frej a few years ago and it's my regular day-paddling boat but doesn't have enough volume for camping trips unless I adopted 'backpacking mode'...i.e. light and low volume ...
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Launching Frej 18 *PIC*

New on the Building Forum: - Thu, 09/28/2017 - 18:38
I finally got my new 18 foot Frej in the water today after a busy summer away from my shop. I built a 16' Frej a few years ago and it's my regular day-paddling boat but doesn't have enough volume for camping trips unless I adopted 'backpacking mode'...i.e. light and low volume ...
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Iceland Greenland

Kayak Trips BBS - Sun, 08/13/2017 - 09:31
I just got back from this trip http//www.expeditionengineering.com/adventures/kayak-iceland-greenland/ Needless to say it was pretty amazing. Unfortunately the Icelandic Kroner has been going absolutely crazy and the price has gone up significantly for 2018. But if you have the means I would ...
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Iceland Greenland

Kayak Trips BBS - Sun, 08/13/2017 - 09:31
I just got back from this trip http//www.expeditionengineering.com/adventures/kayak-iceland-greenland/ Needless to say it was pretty amazing. Unfortunately the Icelandic Kroner has been going absolutely crazy and the price has gone up significantly for 2018. But if you have the means I would ...
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Kayak trip to swamps of Louisiana

Kayak Trips BBS - Sat, 04/29/2017 - 10:13
Hey thank you for reading my post! I am taking a trip down to New Orleans, and as ever I am taking my kayak. I was looking for advice on where to go, for a real taste of swamp and bayou life. I found this website: egretkayak.com and that is really interesting. But can others advise if they've ...
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Kayak trip to swamps of Louisiana

Kayak Trips BBS - Sat, 04/29/2017 - 10:13
Hey thank you for reading my post! I am taking a trip down to New Orleans, and as ever I am taking my kayak. I was looking for advice on where to go, for a real taste of swamp and bayou life. I found this website: egretkayak.com and that is really interesting. But can others advise if they've ...
Categories: Kayak Forum
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