61898Re: Design for Canoe Race
- Nov 7, 2009--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, John Freeman <marzlie@...> wrote:
> I did this once several years ago with an aluminum canoe. I built outriggers
> from electrical conduit. They included the seat, and clamped to the gunwale.
> I build a set of spoon blade oars to go with it. It did move very easily and
> fast! Of course its ability to track was not so great, there being no keel
> at all.
> Good fun!
> > get a canoe hull and mount outrigger oarlocks on it, paddle when it is to
> tight to row and row the rest of the time, a canoe hull is very slippery and
> is an excellent shape for rowing fast.
> > here is my boat, I love to row but don't have a row boat at this time, I
> converted my 17'colman canoe for rowing, with a little work you could make
> another rowing station for the second rower.
> > josh.
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