Wood Duck 12 Hybrid Recreational Kayak: An Ultra-light Kayak with a Cedar Strip Deck!
Moulds or temporary bulkheads are set into the hull at various stations and used to support the deck as it is assembled from strip cedar. The temporary molds are removed, and the deck is glued back onto the hull.
It describes all of the techniques that will be used during the build and also a step by step guide to construction. The Molds - All of our kayaks have radiused decks, and the kits include templates for planing the sheer clamps to accept the radiused decks.
A roomy yet efficient strip-planked kayak or decked canoe for relaxed paddling and exploration.
Hybrid Decks - How to Build a Kayak With a Cedar Strip Deck
In-Water Demo at Rutabaga Sep 1: If, later, you decide to purchase the kit the cost of this manual will be deducted from the kit price.