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Re: Redwood Strips
By:Roger Nuffer
Date: 9/11/2001, 7:29 pm
In Response To: Redwood Strips (Steve M.)

: Can I get some opinions on using redwood for strips on a Kayak. If anyone has
: used it compared to cedar. I really like the dark color.

: Thanks
: Steve

Iíve found redwood strips to be brittle. I wouldnít use any strip that had grain runout. If itís straight though go for it. WRC is much easier to work with though. Especially if your having to force the strip into a curve or twist.

Aesthetically speaking, and this is purely my opinion, a little redwood goes a long way. I prefer it used as an accent strip instead of a main portion of the body.

Roger Nuffer

Messages In This Thread

Redwood Strips
Steve M. -- 9/9/2001, 5:27 pm
Re: Redwood Strips
Pete Rudie -- 9/12/2001, 1:16 pm
Re: Redwood Strips
Pete Rudie -- 9/12/2001, 1:14 pm
Re: Redwood Strips
Roger Nuffer -- 9/11/2001, 7:29 pm
Re: Redwood Strips - great! *Pic*
Ross Leidy -- 9/9/2001, 11:24 pm
Re: Redwood one good wood
!RUSS -- 9/9/2001, 8:12 pm
Re: Redwood Strips *Pic*
Mike Nicholson -- 9/9/2001, 7:32 pm
Re: Redwood Strips
Dean Trexel -- 9/9/2001, 6:28 pm
Re: Redwood Strips
Russell Brown -- 9/9/2001, 7:43 pm