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Redwood canoe

Discussion in 'Strippers, Stitch-n-Glue, and Other Wood Composite' started by BobC, Aug 6, 2005.

  1. BobC

    BobC New Member

    I recently purchased a partially complete 16ft redwood strip canoe & unfortunately it had no plans. It apparantley was constructed using the plans fro a Popular Science available blueprint ( no longer available). The article was in a 1967 issue & was titled "Redwood Canoe You Can Build". If anybody knows how I can get a copy of the original blueprints it would be very much appreciated. The hull is finished , redwood strips, 7 ribs & has been roughly glassed. I will need to strip & refinish, but more importantly the gunwales, seats, etc must be installed. we have all the tools, a few skills but unfortunately not a lot of knowledge in canoe building. I do have several photos which can e emailed at request. Thanks for any advise
     
  2. Jim Kirk

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    BobC

    BobC New Member

    Thanks Jim. The svenson site had exactly what was needed
     
  4. Benson Gray

    Benson Gray Canoe History Enthusiast Staff Member

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