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Re: canvas
By:Mark Kanzler
Date: 9/1/1998, 10:51 am
In Response To: Re: canvas (Paul Jacobson)

I like the frugal thinking here. You could go to a thrift store and buy a bunch of old Hawaiian shirts, and make a patchwork deck that would ensure that either:

A) You could easily identify your boat if it gets stolen.

B) No one will want to steal your kayak.

> You can also get inexpensive muslin or cotton and use that either for a
> deck, or as a pattern.

Messages In This Thread

Mark Ostrenga -- 8/30/1998, 11:18 pm
Re: canvas
Roger Tulk -- 9/2/1998, 11:17 am
Re: canvas
Paul Jacobson -- 8/31/1998, 8:07 pm
Re: canvas
Mark Kanzler -- 9/1/1998, 10:51 am
Re: canvas
wynne -- 8/31/1998, 3:52 pm