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by aarolar
Wed Sep 02, 2015 7:33 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Canoe for hunting small waterways
Replies: 15
Views: 1099

Re: Canoe for hunting small waterways

I do like that one have you found anywhere local around here for good plywood?
by aarolar
Wed Sep 02, 2015 11:10 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Canoe for hunting small waterways
Replies: 15
Views: 1099

Re: Canoe for hunting small waterways

Im afraid thats going to get too heavy for me to handle alone getting it down off my SUV.
by aarolar
Tue Sep 01, 2015 7:35 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Canoe for hunting small waterways
Replies: 15
Views: 1099

Re: Canoe for hunting small waterways

Ok I think I'm going to do the NC16 just due to simplicity and time sake. I am going to use whatever 1/4" ply the local lowes carries so I plan to glass the whole outside how much glass will I need and what weight?
by aarolar
Tue Sep 01, 2015 3:45 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Canoe for hunting small waterways
Replies: 15
Views: 1099

Re: Canoe for hunting small waterways

So how does the HC or CH compare to a flat bottom? My thoughts are the flat bottom will be the most stable and thats what I'm trying to confirm. Most of the time it'll be me by myself (200lbs) and about 50lbs of gear but occasionally I may have myself and a deer or even two people in it. During the ...
by aarolar
Tue Sep 01, 2015 12:37 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Canoe for hunting small waterways
Replies: 15
Views: 1099

Re: Canoe for hunting small waterways

I do live in Georgia which is pretty mild but yes I dont want to be following through on a woodie and pull the trigger and end up in the drink. :D

My main question is which is more stable the flat bottom design or double chine or even possibly something different?
by aarolar
Tue Sep 01, 2015 11:49 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Canoe for hunting small waterways
Replies: 15
Views: 1099

Canoe for hunting small waterways

I want to build a small canoe for duck hunting small creeks around my house. The waterways are 6-10ft wide and 6"-8' deep typically and pretty lazy most of the time current wise. The canoes I am considering are the NC16 or HC14 and my requirements are a good seat and lots of maneuverability and stab...