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  1. Jim Dodd

    Jim Dodd LOVES Wooden Canoes

    Just thought I'd post some pics of my current Pearl build. IMG_0561.jpg IMG_0453.jpg

    Jim
     
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    Jim Dodd

    Jim Dodd LOVES Wooden Canoes

    Trying another route. IMG_0591_zpsxurdi5ui.jpg

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    Jim Dodd

    Jim Dodd LOVES Wooden Canoes

    IMG_0716.jpg Getting back to working on Pearl.
    Have the gunnels cut and the decks fitted. Gluing spacers for the inwhale. All my spring clamps are busy ! IMG_0713.jpg


    Jim
     
  4. Kathryn Klos

    Kathryn Klos squirrel whisperer

    Very nice!
     
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    Jim Dodd

    Jim Dodd LOVES Wooden Canoes

    I have the gunnels glued and screwed on Pearl
    Here's a few pics.[/ATTACH] IMG_0737_zpsinlmy6y6.jpg IMG_0733_zpsmff77yuk.jpg IMG_0747_zpsffz5jea1.jpg


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    Jim Dodd

    Jim Dodd LOVES Wooden Canoes

    DONE !!!
    Here's a pic of my finished pearl. IMG_0826.jpg
     
    Last edited: Aug 8, 2015
  7. Kathryn Klos

    Kathryn Klos squirrel whisperer

    Truly a work of art, Jim! When is her maiden voyage?
     
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    Jim Dodd

    Jim Dodd LOVES Wooden Canoes

    Thanks, I hope to have it in the water next week. IMG_0820.jpg IMG_0828.jpg IMG_0830.jpg Jim
     
    Last edited: Aug 8, 2015
  9. pklonowski

    pklonowski Unrepentant Canoeist

    We would like pictures on the water, please!!!
     
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    Jim Dodd

    Jim Dodd LOVES Wooden Canoes

    Water pics coming soon.

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    Last edited: Aug 9, 2015
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    Jim Dodd

    Jim Dodd LOVES Wooden Canoes

    One more pic. IMG_0872_zps9bii7fgp.jpg


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    Jim Dodd

    Jim Dodd LOVES Wooden Canoes

    Well I put Pearl to water last night.
    I love this design. It's just plain comfortable for this old man !
    here's a few pics. IMG_0875_zps3dh4nsbj.jpg IMG_0883_zpsdp8jrmug.jpg IMG_0885_zps7sv46ae5.jpg
    Thanks for following along !

    Jim
     
  13. pklonowski

    pklonowski Unrepentant Canoeist

    It looks way better in the water!
     
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    Jim Dodd

    Jim Dodd LOVES Wooden Canoes

    Thanks Paul.

    Paddles better too !

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    Jim Dodd

    Jim Dodd LOVES Wooden Canoes

    Friend stopped by today, for a paddle, so I put him in my Pearl. IMG_1123_zpszg4ydpog.jpg IMG_1124_zps927xpxby.jpg


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