Re: [baidarka] skin from strip plans?

George Privett (
Sun, 3 May 1998 22:55:28 -8:00

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From: "George Privett" <>
Date: Sun, 3 May 1998 22:55:28 -8:00
Subject: Re: [baidarka] skin from strip plans?


Rob's boats are very nice indeed. I hope to start on a skinboat in
the next couple of months - still haven't selected a design yet.

Good luck with your project.

> thanks George, i hadn't seen that index before. I think i am goin to go
> ahead and order Lauging Loon's North Star as i love the lines on Rob's
> design, and after reading Brinck's book i feel confident that i can
> build a skin boat without too much difficulty. The sewing bit scares
> me, though - i really messed up a pair of paints a while back, even
> sewed my index finger to my thumb on a anciet ols singer. (that was a
> while back - hopefully my dexterity has improved a bit.)
> blaise

G Privett, Whitehorse, Yukon