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Canoe paddle for dad

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Project by DWhitt posted 09-04-2009 08:12 PM 1754 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My family loves to canoe. It is my dad’s favorite hobby. For Christmas a few years ago I made him a paddle. It would not be very fun to use because it weighs so much; however, my dad cherishes it a good bit. It mainly serves as decoration in the house. The woods consist of poplar shaft, walnut, and maple.





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huff

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#1 posted 09-05-2009 02:42 AM

Great looking paddle and I can see why your Dad would cherish it. Beautiful work.

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#2 posted 09-06-2009 12:12 AM

How much does it weigh in at? I made a cherry & ash paddle for Chris’ solo canoe but it’s a beast that weighs in at 3 lbs.

-- Tim ~ ~ Be an example worth following

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#3 posted 09-06-2009 05:34 AM

looks cool

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