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How to Build a Tin Canoe

Confessions of an Old Salt

by Robb White

  • 139 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Hyperion .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Florida,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Boatbuilders,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • White, Robb,,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Literary,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Georgia,
  • Boatbuilding,
  • Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - History,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Literary,
  • Biography,
  • 1941-

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8367882M
    ISBN 101401300278
    ISBN 109781401300272
    OCLC/WorldCa51281082

    Building a Strip Canoe, by Gil Gilpatrick. Published by DeLorme Publishing Co., Yarmouth M 83 pages with plans included. "should help you immensely". [possibly also titled "How to Build a Cedar Strip Canoe" ] for the classic cedar planking over steam bent ribs, covered with canvas, see these two.   After you build a canoe like Koekkoek did, you might find it hard to take it out on the water at all. But if you do, it'll perform just as well as, if not better than, any canoe you can buy in a.

      It's one of the best letters PM has received this year: Bob Feighner of Findlay, Ohio, sent us these pictures of his canoe, and wrote: "About 30 years ago I started to build a foot canoe from a. PaddlingLight offers many canoe and kayak plans for cedar-strip, skin-on-frame and Yost-style building methods. Homebuilders have built a number of the designs. The most popular designs include the Siskiwit LV, Siskiwit Bay, the Iggy and the Modern Malecite. Twenty-five of the plans are a part of the Winter to 11 Free Canoe and Kayak Plan.

    Building A Strip Canoe. Gil Gilpatrick has supervised the construction of more than canoes in over 30 years of teaching Outdoor Resources in a vocational school. His friendly voice of experience addresses the novice or accomplished woodworker in easy step-by-step directions. Co-authoring with Jerry the book the Wood and Canvas Canoe ensured that the how-to and historic information they had collected would become available to the public at large. Since its publication in , it has become the bible for wood-and-canvas canoe building.


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I want one really badly. New, it's going to run me $ or more. Used, well, I just don't like Craig's List and haven't found any other listings in my area. So what's a boy to do? Build one!!! There is no shortage of guidelin.The strip-style canoe is a relatively-modern approach to canoe-making.

Making boats from strips isn't new, but making them from or-so 3/4 inch strips only appears to have taken on any popularity in the last 40 years or so.

The results can be nice looking, relatively-durable, precise and very functional. Other methods include hewing and.