Re: [baidarka] ribbing progress

Philip Wylie (
Thu, 07 May 1998 18:51:55 -0600

Date: 	Thu, 07 May 1998 18:51:55 -0600
From: Philip Wylie <>
Subject: Re: [baidarka] ribbing progress

You could mark it with radioactive symbols or put fins on it
and a nose cone and disguise it to be a scud missle. %^)



Rich Frey wrote:
> >Philip, you wrote:
> A thought... includes the use of 'sono tubes' the likes of which are used
> >to pour cement into in order to make cement pillars or
> >foundation support columns. They are made of card board
> >and 24 inch diameter should permit many kayaks to be
> >inserted along with some foam rubber. Cap the ends and
> >there you go. Your Kayak is safe in a tough cardboard
> >envelope. You can paint mysterious cryptic markings...
> >
> >Best Regards,
> >
> >Philip
> >
> >Rich Frey replies: Thanks for the suggestion. Given the profile of the car
> I'll be hauling it with, (old Nission 300 zx) it may be a bit unwieldy, but
> I could certainly see it on a minivan or pickup (in the budget for next
> year). As to cryptic markings... I like that idea, however my short
> car-and-17' kayak combination will probably be strange enough. Thanks
> Thanks also to everyone who had suggestions.
> Rich