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    Re: Help finding skin-on-frame canoe plans

    That makes sense. I looked up Jeff Horton and I think I found a gold mine! I hope it isn't illegal and doesn't make anyone mad:eek:

    I get the feeling from reading that SOF boats have been around...
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    Re: Help finding skin-on-frame canoe plans

    So what is fuselage construction? As opposed to other kind mentioned, which name seems to escape me right now. I think someone mentioned that Brian Schultz uses this other method. I hope someone...
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    Re: Cheap skin-on-frame canoe

    I'm intrigued. 8/1 splice. Does that mean you cut the bevel 1" down for every 8" out?
    And Is that like the double syringe epoxy, or the epoxy in the bottles used for stitch and glue type thing?
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    Re: Cheap skin-on-frame canoe

    I think that's a pretty cool idea. And thanks for the other ideas too. I totally agree with the earlier posts about high quality materials, and I'll probably do that. But I can't seem to pass up the...
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    Re: Cheap skin-on-frame canoe

    Those prices are not so bad
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    Re: Help finding skin-on-frame canoe plans

    Ok. Thanks for the tips and references. I'll have to look at those in depth and see what way I'll go.
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    Re: Cheap skin-on-frame canoe

    So am I looking for any special polyester? Is there a certain designation or description I should look for?
    Anything like this?...
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    Re: Cheap skin-on-frame canoe

    I'll keep that in mind. Do you have a ballpark idea of wood cost for say, a 15' canoe? $150? Sub $100?
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    Re: Help finding skin-on-frame canoe plans

    Thanks. I hope to actually build something.
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    Re: Cheap skin-on-frame canoe

    I'm sold on the polyester. I don't know why I thought it was kinda expensive. Is it just any ~10 oz polyester fabric, or is there some special designation?

    If I can't find red cedar, are there...
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    Re: Help finding skin-on-frame canoe plans

    Thanks. Ill look them over
    On another subject, I posted yesterday for the first time. 2 different subjects in 2 different categories at the same time. Is that frowned upon? I could've combined the...
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    Re: Cheap skin-on-frame canoe

    Ok. Thanks Rick. I can accept that, especially about scrap wood. But what bothers you about the Harbor Freight canvas?
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    Help finding skin-on-frame canoe plans

    Hello. I have looked and looked for plans on a decent tandem SOF canoe. I don't know if they're just not popular or what. Does anyone know of plans for something that will end up somewhat desirable?...
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    Cheap skin-on-frame canoe

    Hello. First time posting on WBF. I'm in the planning stage of building a skin-on-frame canoe. For the first one anyway, my main goals are as follows:
    #1 stays afloat#2 ultra cheap( probably bump...
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