April, 2010

 

How Big a Kayak Do I Need?

Kayaks are probably the most custom tailored of any boats. In fact, if you’re building a traditional skin-on-frame kayak, then the dimensions are directly based on your size. While other kayak designs aren’t quite that customized, when it comes to kayaks size does matter. In this article, I’m going to focus on the volume of the [...]

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Types of Kayaks

I  have already talked about building techniques such as wood strip, stitch-and-glue, or skin on frame methods for building your kayak. So in this article, I am going to talk more about general styles of kayaks that you might come across if you’re out looking around. Now a quick look at Wikipedia gave me a list of about [...]

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