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Choosing a Canoe Paddle

A Paddle Needs to Feel Good
It Needs to Suit Your Intent
And You Need to Trust It

How to make the right choice

 
 

Canoe and Kayak Plans for Amateur Builders

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Canoe Plans

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Paddle Plans

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Building a Cedar Strip Canoe

It’s Probably Easier than you Think.
A series of articles that discuss the essentials of a cedar strip build.

Building a Strip Canoe

 


 
  

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Materials Calculator

Four new, easy to use calculators to help amateur builders determine the amount of wood strips, board feet, epoxy, and fiberglass cloth needed to build a wood strip built canoe or kayak.

Strip Calculator | Board Feet | Epoxy | Fiberglass

CANOE MATERIALS CALCULATOR

  

  

Build a Canoe with Plans from Ashes Still Water Boats

Featured Plans

The Solo Pack

A LIGHT & VERSATILE CANOE

 13 feet x 28 inches
25 pounds

 

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The Tandem Trip

MORE FLARE & GREATER CAPACITY

17 feet by 33 inches
45 pounds

 

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The Angler’s Day

A STABLE CANOE FOR ONE or TWO

 15 feet x 34 inches
40 pounds

 

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