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Building the Six-Hour Canoe : Tiller Publishing Ser. - Richard Butz

Building the Six-Hour Canoe

Tiller Publishing Ser.

Paperback Published: 1st July 1994
ISBN: 9780961039677
Number Of Pages: 64

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A guide to building a canoe that contains scale plans, specifications, a tool list, step-by-step instructions, and even a helpful explanation of how to paddle the canoe. All the building operations are clearly illustrated with photos and sketches. The canoe is constructed from a single 4'x16' (or two 4' x 8' sheets) sheet of marine plywood and a few pieces of dimensional lumber and, with epoxy glued seams, is watertight from the moment it hits the water. When completed, the canoe is 15'3" in length with a 311/2" beam. Inexpensive to build using ordinary tools and materials, the canoe gives everybody access to boatbuilding and a boat.

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"Thousands of folks have built this Mike O'Brien designed double paddle canoe using this very book. WoodenBoat One Weekend - One Canoe... and for two days work and $150, it will take you anywhere there's water." --Outdoor Life

ISBN: 9780961039677
ISBN-10: 0961039671
Series: Tiller Publishing Ser.
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 64
Published: 1st July 1994
Publisher: Tiller Publishing,US
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 28.58 x 22.23  x 0.64
Weight (kg): 0.21