Cedar strip canoe

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Project by rogerxue posted 10-03-2016 03:59 PM 2041 views 6 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I build this strip canon 2 years ago

If you’d like to know the details about how I build it: I have a detailed blog about it here:

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#1 posted 10-03-2016 04:01 PM

Very nice looking canoe.

-- Chris K

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#2 posted 10-03-2016 04:34 PM

I’m a little bit jealous :) this is peace of art from my point of view,perfect job!

-- Vladimir , Serbia/Finland ,

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#3 posted 10-03-2016 05:22 PM

Work of Art! Great job!

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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#4 posted 10-03-2016 07:58 PM

Awesome canoe! Great work.

Saw your blog – really, only 8 months as a woodworker!!!
I am sure you learned a lot along the way.

I think I would have been one sticky mess if I had peeled off the bad “glass”.

Really nice canoe.

-- Life is good! Make the most of it.

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#5 posted 10-03-2016 08:05 PM

So does it Shoot straight ? :)

Sorry I couldn’t resist the temptation .

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#6 posted 10-03-2016 09:04 PM

Nice job!! That’s one fine looking canoe. I enjoyed your blog also. I could feel your pain when you had trouble with the glass cloth, on my first canoe I had a similar issue. I think you handled it well. Beautiful paddles, everything looks great. The trial run in the pool surprised me, I didn’t think the canoe was big enough to hold three adults, guess I was wrong. Thanks for sharing.

-- Jeff in central Me.

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#7 posted 10-04-2016 01:10 AM


-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#8 posted 10-04-2016 01:24 AM

That is really cool! I have been wanting to build one for years, but….........just need to do it! Anyone who has not looked at your blog needs to make it a priority, because it is the bomb! I have to guess that you are an engineer by day and excellent wood man by night? Thanks for sharing.

-- In an age of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act -George Orwell

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#9 posted 10-04-2016 01:27 AM

Gorgeous, a piece of art!

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#10 posted 10-04-2016 02:04 AM

Nice job !

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#13 posted 10-04-2016 01:50 PM

Very nice canoe! Pretty horrible canon…

Sorry, I couldn’t resist either.

Well done!

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#14 posted 10-04-2016 01:51 PM

great work

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#15 posted 10-04-2016 03:11 PM

I see that this is listed as your first and last project. It is so fantastic I hope it will not be your last.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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