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The Cedar Canvas Process

All of our canoes are built with the highest standards and care. The following is a short pictorial of How a wood cedar canvas canoe is built at Carrying Place Canoe Works.

White Oak Stem Being Installed On Form
Stems & Inwales Installed On Form, Ready for Ribs
Ribs Installed and Ready for Fairing
Backside of Ribs and Planking are Varnished
Starting the Garboards
Skilled Builder Hand Fits Planking
Planking Nearly Completed
Planking Completed
Coming Off The Form
Ready for Finishing Planking and Installing
Brushing Hull with Preservative
Finishing Interior
Canvassing Canoe
Seat Installed
Canvas Finished
Colour Coded Filler Being Applied and Rubbed In
Gunnels and Interior Installed
Canoe Finished

Building the Carrying Place Cedar Strip Epoxy Canoe

How An
Omer Stringer
Carrying Place Paddle
Is Made

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Cedar Strip and  Cedar Canvas Canoes
Canoe & Boat Works Limited

11611 Highway 27, Kleinburg, Ontario, L0J 1C0
Telephone: (905) 893-1350    Fax: (905) 893-3168