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Project by PedroL posted 11-04-2018 01:16 PM 603 views 4 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Recently made a set of landing nets from leftover Aspen and Mahogany scraps from a skin on frame canoe build and thought I would share.





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ralbuck

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#1 posted 11-04-2018 04:42 PM

Very pretty.

I hope you get a lot of use from them!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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Don Johnson

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#2 posted 11-04-2018 05:12 PM

Very smart. If the weather gets very bad, you will be able to use the patterns for making snow-shoes!

-- Don, Somerset UK, http://www.donjohnson24.co.uk

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PedroL

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#3 posted 11-04-2018 05:13 PM



Very smart. If the weather gets very bad, you will be able to use the patterns for making snow-shoes!

- Don Johnson


Being in MN this is exactly my plan for the coming months.

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Pointer

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#4 posted 11-05-2018 12:41 AM

Very nice looking. How do you add the nets to the wood?

-- Joe - - Don't be pessimistic, it never works anyway.

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#5 posted 11-05-2018 12:50 AM

Those are extraordinary.

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PedroL

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#6 posted 11-05-2018 01:05 AM



Very nice looking. How do you add the nets to the wood?

- Pointer


In the pic with the router table I am using a 1/8” slot cutter and a run arm to cut a slot 1/8” deep. Then drill holes in this slot. Be sure to count the net loops and measure for even spacing. Then put net loop through hole and run your thread of choice through loop till you have sewn net to handle. I used the same sinew as the canoe on one and mason line on the other.

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PedroL

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#7 posted 11-05-2018 01:07 AM



Those are extraordinary.

- Redoak49


Thanks. It was an easy project as well.

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helluvawreck

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#8 posted 11-05-2018 01:10 PM

These nets are so nice and beautifully and the canoe is a fabulous project.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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PedroL

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#9 posted 11-05-2018 02:06 PM



These nets are so nice and beautifully and the canoe is a fabulous project.

- helluvawreck

Thanks. Im actually on to building boat #4.
I struggled with determining if I was a boat builder after completing #1 or if I was just a guy who had built a boat. So I’ve opted to just keep build them. ;)

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pottz

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#10 posted 11-05-2018 02:18 PM

nice job,those are beautiful nets.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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PedroL

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#11 posted 11-05-2018 02:59 PM



nice job,those are beautiful nets.

- pottz

Thanks for the kind words.

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#12 posted 11-07-2018 06:05 PM

Well done!

-- Lets make some sawdust. Tom

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#13 posted 11-08-2018 11:32 AM

Very nice!

-- Ron, Northern Illinois

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