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    • kona
      @carowby if you are still looking for a freestyle paddle let me know. I have a beautiful one that is new old stock condition but too...
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      kona reacted to Woodpuppy's post in the thread Canoe paddle collectors with Like Like.
      I am one of Glenn’s happy victims. Here is my 62”cherry Bruce Smith ottertail next to my 66” Fishell Ray Special.
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      kona reacted to Glenn MacGrady's post in the thread Canoe paddle collectors with Like Like.
      This is a good idea to show off paddles, except most of us probably don't have good gallery pictures available. I do have a few. Here...
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      kona reacted to gumpus's post in the thread Canoe paddle collectors with Like Like.
      Well kona, I'm not a collector but I think I'm older than you so happy to show a little respect for a few paddles from the 1990's and...
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      kona reacted to gumpus's post in the thread Canoe paddle collectors with Like Like.
      A couple of Grey Owl Freestyles. The one on left has a blade that was ground extra thin by Grey Owl at my request. They warned me it...
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      A 56 inch straight shaft made by Ron Sell of Unadilla Boatworks. Ron's big grips are super comfy. It's made of Spanish Cedar and pretty...
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      kona reacted to gumpus's post in the thread Canoe paddle collectors with Like Like.
      A one of a kind Moore Cue clone on the left made by Mike Thomsen of Thomsen Boats. It was a gift from my close paddling friend Brian...
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      kona reacted to Jim Dodd's post in the thread Canoe paddle collectors with Like Like.
      I too have a Puddicombe Wild wood paddle. I remember buying it from him at one of the MidwestMountain's Spring events, years ago! At...
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      kona reacted to Robin's post in the thread Canoe paddle collectors with Like Like.
      I have these 4 Chestnut Canoe Paddles, I prefer my old ash beavertail but I do use them on occasion.
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      kona replied to the thread Canoe paddle collectors.
      Here is a bent shaft carbon paddle produced under the brand name Barton. The Bartons are not to be confused with the paddles made by...
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      kona replied to the thread Just got a Mad River Monarch.
      Lucky duck! I’d love to have a lightweight monarch someday. Once I went to purchase a basic used solo and the seller had a minty white...
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      kona replied to the thread Canoe paddle collectors.
      One more for now. This is a Quimby with a 32” shaft and small cruising blade, made on spec in 2019 and purchased new. Not light and not...
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      kona replied to the thread Canoe paddle collectors.
      Some whitewater paddles I use without regard for their future. The Werner bandit in their orange fiberglass layup is incredibly well...
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      kona replied to the thread Canoe paddle collectors.
      Here are two Puddicombe paddles I sold recently. I bought four of them a couple of years ago. I still have one that fits me well, though...
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    • kona
      Calling all canoe paddle collectors: consider posting any pictures or comments relating to some of the paddles you have enjoyed, kept...
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