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07-07-2002, 23:44
Any of you guys ever try building a wood strip boat? I'm thinking of getting into it as a winter project with my father, building a Kayak. I've been looking at some sites and reading a book or two and it looks like a lot of fun work. My design choice is looking like one from, with a deck design like the ones Redfish has.

So for you guys that have been down the road before me, any tips? Stories? Accidents?;g Do tell.


07-09-2002, 21:42
Sheesh, nobody?? Well, maybe I'll try it up in GNG, everything goes there.

07-10-2002, 11:07
I've never built one - but a guy runs a school for boat building on the north shore of Lake Superior - Grand Marais I think. It's a one or two week class where you build your own boat. Really cool boats too.