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Kayak Building Archive 2

Off Topic: Very Off-topic. voting2/5/2008, 4:20 pm
Skin-on-Frame: Has anyone paddled a Dyson 5.28M *LINK*2/5/2008, 12:30 pm
Material: peeling paint2/4/2008, 11:51 am
Tools: Yet another scarfing method2/4/2008, 11:43 am
S&G: Mini Benny Surf Video *LINK*2/3/2008, 8:53 pm
Tools: saber saw guide2/3/2008, 6:49 pm
Strip: Night Heron cockpit installation2/3/2008, 11:16 am
Shop: foot brace *LINK* *Pic*2/1/2008, 11:47 pm
Other: 2008 Meet at the Beach ? When?2/1/2008, 3:41 pm
Announce: An anniversary1/31/2008, 3:49 pm
Material: Chromaveil for woodgrain on composites *Pic*1/31/2008, 3:14 pm
Announce: New member to the family *Pic*1/31/2008, 7:57 am
Skin-on-Frame: Tom Yost Nikumi1/30/2008, 9:06 pm
Strip: Choosing a design1/30/2008, 2:20 pm
Other: center of lateral area1/29/2008, 11:30 pm
Off Topic: Redux: Is this a stupid idea, or just… *Pic*1/29/2008, 9:13 pm
Review: boatbuilding books1/29/2008, 3:58 pm
Tools: Sharpening with Sandpaper1/29/2008, 12:59 pm
Strip: Carbon Fiber1/26/2008, 12:02 pm
Other: Poly Sail Finished. *Pic*1/28/2008, 3:33 pm
Other: Has anyone tried this Side Rudder? *LINK* *Pic*1/28/2008, 1:59 pm
Skin-on-Frame: Finished Boat! - Yost Nikumi *Pic*1/28/2008, 12:37 pm
S&G: Matunuck *LINK* *Pic*1/27/2008, 7:33 pm
Strip: OI vs Night Heron1/27/2008, 2:31 pm
Launching: The North Star - Performance review *LINK* *Pic*1/27/2008, 6:48 am
Other: can't find post1/26/2008, 12:56 pm
Strip: Building a Parr1/26/2008, 6:59 am
Off Topic: Is this a stupid idea, or just…1/26/2008, 5:05 am
S&G: Filling up the garage.... *LINK* *Pic*1/25/2008, 7:47 pm
Material: sandwich core material1/25/2008, 5:06 pm
Other: Does PAYLOAD include empty kayak weight?1/24/2008, 6:18 pm
S&G: Guillemot S&G Free plan building?1/24/2008, 5:27 pm
Off Topic: Question for FreeShip experts1/24/2008, 12:12 pm
Seeking: S&G sailboat plans, 12'-16'..?1/23/2008, 6:32 pm
S&G: Wipe on Urethane with UV Protection?1/23/2008, 5:51 pm
Material: warning for Victoria BC1/23/2008, 3:22 pm
Skin-on-Frame: Sampson vinyl for SOF folding kayak------WebKitFor1/19/2008, 8:59 pm
Strip: Construction1/19/2008, 10:28 pm
Other: What's the point of greenland kayaks ?1/20/2008, 11:45 am
S&G: Scarf Joints-Soliciting Comments1/23/2008, 11:00 am
S&G: keel seam1/22/2008, 6:30 pm
Strip: Glass overlap on sharp keel *Pic*1/22/2008, 2:55 pm
S&G: NickNak - 16' version *Pic*1/21/2008, 9:23 pm
S&G: 3mm hull and 6 oz glass?1/21/2008, 11:53 am
S&G: kog77 under progress1/20/2008, 7:59 am
S&G: Rudder size1/19/2008, 7:08 pm
Re: Material: Square tubing strongback question---1/19/2008, 6:55 am
Other: Sail I'm getting ready to make? *Pic*1/18/2008, 9:20 am
S&G: Whitewater kayak1/18/2008, 1:29 am
Re: S&G: Roy Folland - Sea Wolf1/17/2008, 5:10 pm
Material: WRC UK1/17/2008, 3:38 pm
Strip: How do I fix this?1/17/2008, 12:33 am
S&G: Bow shape Does it make a difference? *Pic*1/16/2008, 8:31 pm
S&G: Steaming Plywood1/16/2008, 5:48 pm
Strip: Need some advice!1/16/2008, 1:27 pm
Launching: A Hunter is launched *LINK* *Pic*1/16/2008, 11:04 am
Announce: Vancouver Meet at Beach *LINK*1/15/2008, 7:18 pm
Material: Where to get Okume plywood in Connecticut?1/15/2008, 4:37 pm
S&G: Which kayak to build?1/14/2008, 7:52 pm
Material: Refinishing Cleaner?1/14/2008, 6:16 pm
Other: Building a kayak paddle1/14/2008, 12:10 pm
Material: hBN White Graphite: Test Results?1/14/2008, 10:15 am
S&G: Stabilty surprise1/14/2008, 9:18 am
Seeking: Small Cleat *Pic*1/14/2008, 4:21 am
Strip: coloring wood filler? *Pic*1/13/2008, 6:23 pm
Tools: Where to rent? *LINK*1/13/2008, 5:57 pm
Tools: Random Orbital Sanders1/13/2008, 12:01 pm
Off Topic: Australia to New Zealand Update *LINK*1/12/2008, 8:46 pm
Material: POLYCOATED LYCRA ?1/12/2008, 6:38 pm
Launching: Shooting Star *LINK* *Pic*1/12/2008, 2:40 am
Material: BS-1088 vs BS-6566 plywood1/11/2008, 9:44 pm
Strip: strapping tape residue1/11/2008, 1:57 pm
Off Topic: Vancouver Lake Crew Club Destroyed1/11/2008, 10:16 am
Other: Adjustable Strap-On Skeg *LINK* *Pic*1/10/2008, 9:58 pm
Tools: polisher/buffer1/9/2008, 5:54 pm
Epoxy: Sanding fiberglass and epoxy1/8/2008, 8:05 pm
S&G: Bench top?1/8/2008, 3:58 pm
Material: Anybody near Detroit need tubing for a Yost boat?1/8/2008, 11:59 am
S&G: uh oh! fill coat trouble??1/8/2008, 11:22 am
Other: looking for woodend kayaks for a photo shoot1/8/2008, 9:55 am
Launching: Petrel on Tour *LINK* *Pic*1/8/2008, 3:41 am
Strip: Plywood coaming *LINK*1/8/2008, 12:06 am
Seeking: Best 3-4 day paddle in Boundary Waters Canoe Area1/8/2008, 12:03 am
Epoxy: How to get it out of your hair1/7/2008, 2:07 pm
Other: To V Or Not To V1/7/2008, 4:51 am
Other: Dry bags1/6/2008, 7:19 pm
Strip: A Simple Retractable Skeg *LINK* *Pic*1/6/2008, 4:51 pm
Strip: One more what do you think question *LINK* *Pic*1/6/2008, 1:54 pm
Off Topic: Dry-suits, Neck Gasket, Base layers1/6/2008, 1:16 pm
S&G: Kajak-sport hatches1/5/2008, 4:05 pm
Other: posting links1/5/2008, 3:08 pm
Strip: Ken Basset's "Liz"1/5/2008, 12:58 pm
Strip: Comments appreciated *Pic*1/5/2008, 4:44 am
Strip: Thin strip jig1/4/2008, 7:04 pm
Seeking: Question on FreeShip terminolgy1/4/2008, 5:21 pm
S&G: Deck hieghts?1/4/2008, 4:07 pm
Off Topic: Posting images1/4/2008, 11:42 am
Other: New Years Safety Reminder *LINK*1/2/2008, 10:16 pm
S&G: Deck and hull stitched *LINK* *Pic*1/2/2008, 12:29 am
Strip: racing ski *LINK*1/1/2008, 11:32 pm
Epoxy: Paddle repair1/1/2008, 10:08 pm
Strip: separating hull from deck1/1/2008, 8:52 pm
S&G: Ready for another critic *LINK* *Pic*1/1/2008, 4:02 pm
Skin-on-Frame: Which Sonnet??1/1/2008, 11:15 am
More revisions to my response1/1/2008, 7:09 am
Some Corrections to my response12/31/2007, 9:19 pm
Re: Ideal table saw setup for cutting strip12/31/2007, 8:43 pm
Other: Happy New Year ! *Pic*12/31/2007, 8:31 pm
Other: Sonnet in waves?12/31/2007, 4:33 pm
Tools: Ideal Table Saw12/31/2007, 8:20 am
Defy conventional wisdom--use half a fence *Pic*12/30/2007, 4:39 pm
Material: 1-KNOB HATCH LATCH *LINK* *Pic*12/29/2007, 3:26 pm
Paddle: Greenland vs Aleutian *LINK*12/29/2007, 2:58 pm
Seeking: Model making12/29/2007, 9:37 am
S&G: looking for S&G canoe design12/29/2007, 9:22 am
Strip: Design critic please *LINK*12/28/2007, 11:42 pm
Re: Strip: Ideal table saw setup for cutting strip12/28/2007, 5:17 pm
Re: Ideal table saw12/28/2007, 3:35 pm
S&G: Back band to center of buoyancy distance12/28/2007, 2:32 pm
Strip: The Igdlorssuit aint dead! *Pic*12/28/2007, 10:58 am
Announce: Texas 200 Raid *LINK* *Pic*12/28/2007, 10:18 am
Re: Ideal table saw : blade selection12/28/2007, 7:17 am
S&G: Design questions12/27/2007, 12:27 pm
Strip: Gaps at stems *Pic*12/27/2007, 12:26 pm
Strip: Width of strips critical?12/26/2007, 6:21 pm
Off Topic: Rob Prudens trip to Galveston *LINK* *Pic*12/26/2007, 5:23 pm
Tools: Battery technology??12/26/2007, 1:35 pm
Strip: room for feet12/25/2007, 8:29 pm
Re: Skin-on-Frame: HH-66 vinyl cement for UK build12/25/2007, 10:29 am
Strip: kayak foundry12/24/2007, 4:11 am
Strip: Stem protection12/23/2007, 7:04 pm
Re: New website of WoodySki *LINK*12/23/2007, 4:25 pm
S&G: Grey or silver dye?12/23/2007, 2:03 pm
Skin-on-Frame: masik help12/23/2007, 12:31 pm
Skin-on-Frame: yost seats12/23/2007, 8:06 am
Other: DIY wetsuit/drysuit information *LINK* *Pic*12/23/2007, 3:20 am
Other: Am I damaging my kayak by doing this?12/22/2007, 3:05 pm
Strip: Building a Strongback12/22/2007, 8:03 am
Re: Don't Worry: Maximum Fine Is $50012/21/2007, 7:59 pm
Strip: boat size vs. body proportions?12/21/2007, 6:17 pm
Epoxy: Soft Epoxy Solved12/21/2007, 4:20 am
Off Topic: happy Holidays, Y'all!12/20/2007, 11:44 pm
S&G: S&G software?12/19/2007, 12:43 pm
Other: Prosthetic for a rudder?12/19/2007, 11:30 am
Strip: new project12/18/2007, 6:27 pm
Strip: sheer strip12/18/2007, 11:17 am
S&G: Glueing process for Stitch and Glue12/18/2007, 5:39 am
Epoxy: suggestions for glue12/17/2007, 12:00 pm
Strip: Cape Charles kayak12/16/2007, 8:52 pm
Strip: Strongback12/13/2007, 2:16 pm
Skin-on-Frame: Kayak building in China12/16/2007, 4:06 am
Material: Cab-O-Sil and Colloidal Silica the Same?12/16/2007, 1:08 am
Strip: Spray finishes12/14/2007, 2:27 pm
Seeking: Seeking a source for 6 oz. fiberglass tabe12/14/2007, 1:00 pm
Skin-on-Frame: SOF versions of Guillemot designs?12/14/2007, 9:03 am
S&G: matunick!!!!12/13/2007, 11:56 am
Announce: Patagonia Ice Field Kayaking trip is now online. *LINK*12/12/2007, 1:14 pm
Material: Filler that is NOT epoxy12/12/2007, 10:50 am
S&G: Advice on a design to be used for fishing12/12/2007, 9:30 am
Announce: Night Heron featured in Wooden Boat Magazine *Pic*12/12/2007, 8:31 am
Re: Review: Objectives for the Home Built Electric12/11/2007, 1:09 pm
S&G: A few question about material selection12/11/2007, 5:13 am
Strip: CoreCell Edge Glue Recommendation12/10/2007, 2:28 pm
Material: New Guinea Rosewood *LINK* *Pic*12/10/2007, 8:03 am
Paddle: Feathered vs Unfeathered12/9/2007, 9:41 pm
Other: Soft Padeyes12/9/2007, 5:17 pm
Seeking: Pax 20 from CLC12/9/2007, 2:39 pm
Re: Other: rear pickup truck rack idea...12/9/2007, 11:36 am
Re: Other: rear pickup truck rack idea...12/9/2007, 9:51 am
Epoxy: Safe Solvent????12/8/2007, 11:51 pm
Strip: How would you strip this? *Pic*12/8/2007, 10:15 pm
Paddle: Suitable finish for Redwood and Doug Fir12/8/2007, 7:47 pm
Other: delamination during end pour12/8/2007, 6:50 pm
Strip: Strips not attached to the station forms.12/8/2007, 11:54 am
Paddle: Home-Built Paddle Collection *Pic*12/7/2007, 7:49 pm
Tools: Bandsaw Kaput12/7/2007, 5:08 pm
Material: New Guinea Rosewood Strips12/6/2007, 6:03 am
Paddle: Best flotation system for a kayak12/5/2007, 3:22 pm
Off Topic: Missing canoeist arrested in UK *LINK*12/5/2007, 12:49 pm
S&G: Cormorant stabilty?12/5/2007, 9:12 am
Strip: dryness12/3/2007, 6:00 pm
S&G: Stitchless S&G technique ?12/3/2007, 11:56 am
Material: Fiberglass cloth12/2/2007, 3:43 pm
Strip: Strip Lengths question12/2/2007, 9:04 am
S&G: Importing models into FreeShip12/2/2007, 3:02 am
Strip: Completed Petrel ....FINALLY! *LINK* *Pic*12/1/2007, 6:23 pm
Seeking: Kayak for kids 14' x 20"12/1/2007, 4:15 pm
Other: Kayak Sail Conversion Update *LINK* *Pic*12/1/2007, 5:26 am
Other: Australia to New Zealand *LINK*11/30/2007, 7:33 pm
Paddle: Greenland vs Double Paddle11/30/2007, 1:59 pm
Material: Wood choices for paddles11/30/2007, 1:57 pm
Launching: One more *NM* *LINK*11/30/2007, 2:15 am
Launching: New boat *LINK*11/30/2007, 2:13 am
Launching: New boat *NM* *LINK* *Pic*11/30/2007, 2:12 am
Seeking: Day hatches and storage11/28/2007, 6:56 pm
Announce: Free Google books on Canoeing and Kayaking *LINK*11/28/2007, 6:08 pm
Strip: Skeg Box *LINK* *Pic*11/28/2007, 4:40 pm
Off Topic: Another senseless death *LINK*11/28/2007, 4:28 pm
S&G: Fast sea kayak11/28/2007, 2:47 pm
Other: Who's Their Travel Agent *LINK* *Pic*11/28/2007, 12:16 pm
Strip: Archives Value11/27/2007, 2:01 pm
S&G: Matching Okoume with epoxy/wood flour mix11/27/2007, 10:43 am
Other: Solar Powered kayak *LINK*11/27/2007, 9:17 am
Announce: DIY Waveski video *LINK* *Pic*11/26/2007, 9:29 pm
Strip: 1/4" or 5/16" bead and cove bits11/26/2007, 1:13 am
Epoxy: epoxy11/25/2007, 5:45 pm
Skin-on-Frame: pvc frame11/25/2007, 5:05 pm
Strip: 14' Great Auk lofting question11/24/2007, 5:19 pm
S&G: New kayak build *LINK* *Pic*11/24/2007, 4:43 pm
Epoxy: Raka MSDS11/23/2007, 4:40 pm
Strip: wood11/23/2007, 1:06 pm
Epoxy: filling low spots *Pic*11/23/2007, 10:49 am
Off Topic: Happy Thanksgiving *Pic*11/22/2007, 11:35 am
Other: Mast & Sails *Pic*11/22/2007, 3:52 am
Strip: Recessed Deck Fittings Results *LINK* *Pic*11/21/2007, 1:25 pm
Other: Watch your fingers...11/20/2007, 7:23 am
Launching: Merlin Canoe *LINK* *Pic*11/19/2007, 7:15 pm
Strip: redfish king questions11/19/2007, 4:40 pm
Strip: Endeavour 17 cockpit11/19/2007, 3:45 pm
Skin-on-Frame: Material Supplier11/19/2007, 1:29 pm
Tools: Amazing table saw safety feature *LINK*11/19/2007, 1:13 pm
Material: water-borne poly11/19/2007, 11:40 am
Epoxy: Sealer coat11/17/2007, 8:36 am
Strip: Venturi Drains11/16/2007, 2:56 pm
Strip: Deck fittings11/15/2007, 11:14 pm
Tools: Festool Ripping11/15/2007, 11:31 am
Seeking: Strip building videos/DVD's11/15/2007, 10:03 am
Strip: Night Heron vs High Deck Version=Cu. Ft not gal. *NM*11/15/2007, 1:54 am
Strip: Night Heron vs High Deck Night Heron11/15/2007, 1:49 am
Re: Skin-on-Frame: Bairdaka Maintence & Repair11/14/2007, 10:15 pm
Announce: Unidentified Dacarami Wooden Kayak11/14/2007, 5:05 pm
Other: Reg Lake featured in Outside magazine . . . . *LINK*11/14/2007, 2:50 pm
Strip: Skeg Tube11/14/2007, 11:08 am
Re: Strip: Seadog Rudder Control11/14/2007, 9:49 am
Tools: Planer Cutterhead Upgrade *Pic*11/14/2007, 9:24 am
Epoxy: temps11/14/2007, 9:15 am
Strip: North West Canoe still selling plans?11/14/2007, 8:14 am
Material: Magnetic hatches - again11/13/2007, 5:37 pm
S&G: Increasing rocker11/12/2007, 10:24 pm
Strip: wooden boat shows southeast11/12/2007, 8:54 pm
S&G: When is enough..enough11/12/2007, 8:22 pm
Re: hello Barry;11/12/2007, 2:29 pm
Strip: CD caribou build11/10/2007, 8:33 pm
Skin-on-Frame: design software...11/11/2007, 3:13 pm
Strip: Fairing11/11/2007, 11:35 am
S&G: Hull and Deck from 60" fabric?11/10/2007, 10:18 pm
Strip: Wood Thickness11/9/2007, 4:54 pm
Strip: thin kerf saw blade 1" arbor11/9/2007, 10:53 am
Other: OK, then - here's a trip report . . . . *Pic*11/8/2007, 3:07 pm
S&G: Bear Mountain Enterprise Build *LINK* *Pic*10/26/2007, 11:39 am
Strip: 2 oz fiberglass cloth on stripper10/14/2007, 9:21 am
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