Canoe Kits and Building Materials
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Basswood Accent Strips
Premium white basswood accents strips, machined with bead and cove edge. The basswood strips (called Linden wood in Europe) are used to create a feature line (es) when mixed with...
Brass Stem Bands for Canoe (Pair)
48" x 3/8" wide - partially shaped and drilled (pair) half oval shape. The stem bands are fastened with 3/4" # 4 brass screws [not supplied] (flat or oval head)...
Canoe Seats - Ash with Machine-Caned Seats
Ash canoe seats - the cane is installed with a spline, includes stainless steel machine screws with nuts and washers for hanging. Extremely durable and rugged. Price is per pair....
Canoe Seats - Hand-Caned
The seat frames are made of Ontario hardwoods (white ash or black cherry) with mortice and tenon joinery. The weaving, in traditional Double Diamond pattern, is done by hand. The...
Canoe Strips - Full Length, Clear, Bead and Cove Edge
All the strips measure 1/4" x 13/16"; all are clear Western Red Cedar, vertical grain, full length and milled so that the 8 strips from any one board are packaged together...
These carrying yokes are a must if your canoeing involves any portaging. They are our own custom design (well travelled over the years!) and deeply dished so the weight of...
CNC Canoe Molds
CNC technology makes for accurate cutting of the all-important station molds. A powerful vacuum holds the 4' x 8' sheet of 5/8" thick particle board locked in place while an...
Epoxy Kit for One Canoe or Kayak
The epoxy package we use includes premium quality West System® products because we know the system is reliable, as safe as possible and will do the best job in the...
Extra Bundle of 8 Strips (Needed for Nomad & Prospector)
ONE bundle of 8 bead and cove strips (Extra Strips). This bundle is required for for large girth canoes (17' Nomad and 16' Prospector designs) UNLESS you have ordered, for...
Fibreglass Cloth - 60" Wide x 6 oz. (rolled and boxed)
We understand the importance of supplying you with cloth that is free of wrinkles and carefully packaged. Applying the glass and epoxy is one of the steps that can get...
Geometric Pattern Kit
These designs were inspired by the art work of America's southwest Navajo people; the patterns just seemed to fit with our various watercraft. The kit consists of 32 pieces all with...
Gunwales for Canoes (supplied full length for all designs)
4 piece gunwale set - inners ( 3/4" x 7/8" x length) and outers (5/8" x 7/8" x length). Clear, straight grain, white ash, air dried. We supply air dried wood...
Hardware Package for Canoes
Our usual package contains 100 - 1"1/4" #8 Silicon Bronze flathead, square drive wood screws used to attach outwales (assuming inner gunwales 7/8" wide and outer gunwales 5/8" or 3/4" wide). We...
Keel for Canoe
To keel or not to keel; now, that is a question often asked of us Contrary to an oft repeated statement, keels do not make your canoe "go in a...
Seat Suspension Bridges
The seat "bridges" came about because the traditional dowel posts allowed the seats to sway when one paddled a canoe. There are different length "legs" on the bridges to allow...
Necessary if kit components are being shipped to you by highway trailer or air cargo.3/8" wall, 6" inner diameter x length of strips with end caps.
The short thwarts A.K.A. lift handles are mounted below the inwale about 5 inches behind the deck (assuming a deck uo 12" long). They are mounted with a pair of...
Stem Stock for a Canoe
Inner and outer stems for one canoe. 12 pieces 1/4" x 7/8" x 48" planed 2 faces; generally the outer stem is a mix of ash, white cedar and cherry; the...
Thwart (Regular or Narrow)
Available in ash or black cherry - 32" or 34" long Includes mounting hardware (4 brass or carriage bolts) The thwarts MUST be mounted at the BALANCE POINT of the...