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Understanding the Differences in Canoe Materials

| November 12, 2010 | 0 Comments

As we all know, canoes have been around for a long time. In fact, scientists have discovered canoes that were dated as far back as 8000 B.C. Early canoes were made out of hollowed out tree trunks, tree bark, wood and even animal pelt. As time went on, “modern” materials were introduced including canvas and […]

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How It’s Made – Mixing Kayak Colors

| October 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

We often receive questions about kayak colors; usually in regards to how they mix colors such as Wilderness Systems’ Camo or Ocean Kayak’s Sunrise . These colorful schemes, among others, are the result of mixing different colored plastic pellets or what they refer to as powders. During the manufacturing process, these pellets are added to […]

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