Re: [baidarka] Wood for paddle

Ki Ayker (
Sun, 17 May 1998 19:28:29 EDT

From: Ki Ayker <>
Date: Sun, 17 May 1998 19:28:29 EDT
Subject: Re: [baidarka] Wood for paddle

In a message dated 98-05-17 14:32:33 EDT, writes:

<< I have practiced making paddles out of old scaffolding boards and
feel happy that I have a good idea what I am doing now. Now is the
time to spend some money on knot free close grained wood
So what did the Aleuts and Greenlanders use for paddle wood? >>

Driftwood :-)