Re: [baidarka] List Archive

wayne steffens (
Fri, 01 May 1998 22:39:56 -0500

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Date: Fri, 01 May 1998 22:39:56 -0500
From: wayne steffens <>
Subject: Re: [baidarka] List Archive
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I've got a mess of mesages on various subjects, mostly those that pertain
to the type of yak I'm building and associated techniques, dating back to
October 96. It's by no means comprehensive for that period (about 650K) and
is highly slanted toward my personal interests, but the Official Baidarka
Archiver is welcome to them.


At 10:26 PM 4/30/98 -0700, you wrote:
>At 01:24 PM 30/04/98 -0400, you wrote:
>>This list seems really active. Is there an archive somewhere? If not,
>>I'll try to build one if there's any interest.
>>Charles Hall
>>National Small Boat Calendar
>>Raleigh, NC USA
>I have been subscribing to this list since Nov /97 and my "Eudora" kayak
>inbox is over 2 mb in size. This file contains 95% of all postings since
>then. As this file contains endless amounts of usefull information I can
>never bring myself to trash all those posts. I have attempted to extract the
>more usefull info into "Word" documents catagorized by subject matter. It is
>a daunting task, in the last several days at least 20 posts have come to my
>computer! These files could be transmitted as attachments to those
>requesting a copy. At presents there isn't one catagory which is reasonably
>up to date.
>Catagories (subjects)begun are:
>a) Construction
>b) Covering (skin)
>c) Wood
>Other topics that come to mind are:
>Bending wood -steam, dry
>Kayak roof racks
>Sewing and Lashing
>Joints in wood structures
>Kayak accessories - sea socks, skegs, etc.
>Tools and hardware
>Finishings and coatings
>Any thoughts or suggestions out there