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built this frame from David Zimmerly's book, "Hooper Bay Kayak Construction"which was written in 1979 and reprinted in 2000, ISBN
0-660-17511-8 and can be ordered
from his web site
is a big, burly frame and very pretty.
When I finished it, I liked the way it looked
so much that I hung it in my yard. I may cover
it someday, but for now, it is yard
This is the finished frame. The book details the step by step construction,
making the tools and beachcombing for materials.