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Old 05-17-2013, 06:01 PM   #1
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Here are some pic of the canoe I am getting in exchange for firewood.

My future canoe


The stitch and glue technique


sample form to show what is being used


sample canoe partially finished


Another project he completed to show his work


The beauty of wood
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Old 05-17-2013, 06:04 PM   #2
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that is freaking sweet
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Old 05-17-2013, 06:11 PM   #3
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Awesome
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Old 05-17-2013, 06:12 PM   #4
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Really nice! I'd like to try and build one someday
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Old 05-17-2013, 06:14 PM   #5
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OMG.........can he make a pirogue??? Bad azz skills!!!
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Old 05-17-2013, 07:30 PM   #6
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does he need some more fire wood?
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Old 05-17-2013, 07:43 PM   #7
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I suggest start chopping wood now you might be a while that is a beauty Sir. You made out like a bandit
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Old 05-17-2013, 07:45 PM   #8
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That is sweet ----- I just guessing but I think he's built a few
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Old 05-18-2013, 07:03 AM   #9
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Really nice! I'd like to try and build one someday
Here is a link to a company that makes kit that are very reasonable in price:

http://www.pygmyboats.com/boats/taiga-canoe-kit.html
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Old 05-18-2013, 07:06 AM   #10
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does he need some more fire wood?
I sure he would but the freight cost from Tx to Ontario will make your boat cost the same as a Ferrarri...
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Old 05-18-2013, 07:13 AM   #11
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OMG.........can he make a pirogue??? Bad azz skills!!!
Landrover, like this plan? I am positive he can. I could ask him how much he would charge

http://www.boatdesigns.com/products.asp?dept=515
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Old 05-18-2013, 07:16 AM   #12
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That is a nice canoe, how many cords of firewood did it take to buy it?


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OMG.........can he make a pirogue??? Bad azz skills!!!
I built one several years ago, not as hard as you would think. We built ours from looking at pictures on the internet and my drafting buddy drew up plans.
There are several kits available that make it easier.
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