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Night Heron

comments (0) July 26th, 2012 in Reader's Gallery

GuillemotKayak GuillemotKayak, member
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18 x 20 wide western red cedar kayak.
The interior is carbon/Kevlar cloth set in epoxy with a matte polyurethane finish. The seat is closed cell foam covered with neoprene
18 x 20 wide western red cedar kayak. - CLICK TO ENLARGE

18' x 20" wide western red cedar kayak.

This Night Heron kayak is strip planked with western red cedar. The cedar has been stained with Behlens Solar-Lux then encapsulated with 4 ounce fiberglass cloth and epoxy. The finish is spar varnish that has been rubbed out and polished.

The paddle has western red cedar blades with a Sitka spruce shaft and ash accents

Design or Plan used: My own design - Guillemot Kayaks

posted in: Reader's Gallery, , varnish, epoxy, kayak, western red cedar, cedar strip, strip plank, boat, fiberglass

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