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Re: a thousand words
Date: 7/18/2001, 6:06 am
In Response To: Re: a thousand words (Mike Hanks)

: I've built the shearwater foot rests, and for what it is worth will build them again and use them in my next boat. Next time I need to put a better gripping surface onto the bit the feet rest on. My existing set up is still a bit slippery.
Disadvantage I've found (and I am quite prepared to be told that I'm doing it wrong)is that I find it difficult to give my legs and knees a stretch after prolonged paddling (old injuries). The foot brace is difficult to adjust when at sea with a spray deck in place, so stiff knees have to stay that way until dry land is reached.
The footbrace is very light and very strong too.

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Shearwater Baidarka
Fred Williams -- 7/17/2001, 1:51 am
Re: Shearwater Baidarka
Greg Jones -- 7/17/2001, 11:07 am
Re: Shearwater Baidarka
dick kirschbaum -- 7/17/2001, 11:32 am
Re: Shearwater Baidarka
Jim Kozel -- 7/17/2001, 1:54 pm
Re: a thousand words *NM* *Pic*
Ross Leidy -- 7/17/2001, 2:15 pm
Re: a thousand words
dick kirschbaum -- 7/17/2001, 2:37 pm
Re: a thousand words
daren neufeld -- 7/17/2001, 9:09 pm
Re: a thousand words
Scott Fitzgerrell -- 7/17/2001, 10:20 pm
Re: a thousand words
Mike Hanks -- 7/18/2001, 12:41 am
Re: a thousand words
Don -- 7/18/2001, 6:06 am
Re: Stretching
Don Beale -- 7/18/2001, 9:42 am
Re: Shearwater Baidarka
Andrew -- 7/17/2001, 9:53 am
Re: Shearwater Baidarka
!RUSS -- 7/17/2001, 7:18 am
Re: Shearwater Baidarka
Scott Fitzgerrell -- 7/17/2001, 9:03 am