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      Tsuga8 reacted to kbobb's post in the thread Used vs new - price and value with Like Like.
      Regarding pricing of used canoes - I spoke to 3 canoe makers/sellers on pricing my Min2 in Tuff weave. All were within $200 of each...
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      Correction…demos are at Canadice lake… not Canandaigua.
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      Then there is the "bushcrafter". Travels in a dugout canoe he took seven years to carve out using a handmade stone-headed adz. Adz...
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      https://paddlingmag.com/stories/an-incomplete-guide-to-stereotyping-canoeists/?utm_source=Paddling+Magazine&utm_campaign=d7df3fefc7-ptw-2...
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      Don't forget Ultralightus titano-carbonum, the ultra-light canoeist. Often seen fretting about shaving ounces while surrounded with...
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      Not sure where you are located… but Hemlock does weekly demo in Canandaigua… and some monthly ones as well. They are listed on their...
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      Hi there- I have the Upper Boreas… it is very tender. I have been using it a lot… I would HIGHLY suggest demo this boat first. IMHO DT
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      Tsuga8 reacted to Gamma1214's post in the thread Most hull abusive trips? with Like Like.
      Very funny and very true. That's actually how I knew I was on the right track in the BWCA... lots of colors on the rocks indicated the...
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      Tsuga8 reacted to goonstroke's post in the thread Most hull abusive trips? with Like Like.
      Here's the way-upper East Branch Penobscot from a day paddle when I was scouting for a Millinocket Carry portage. IANA geologist but...
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      Tsuga8 replied to the thread Knots.
      Amen to all that! The body of arborist knot/rope knowledge has lots of applications, including Z-drags and rescues. For my climbing...
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      Tsuga8 replied to the thread Knots.
      @pblanc great resources! Do you climb too? I'll have to give the Farrimond a try.
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      Tsuga8 reacted to pblanc's post in the thread Knots with Like Like.
      If you want a friction hitch for guy lines that is extremely easy to undo, the Farrimond friction hitch is worth knowing. It is a...
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      Tsuga8 replied to the thread Knots.
      I use a bowline and a Blake's hitch every time I put my boat on my car, for the bow lines. I rely on the Blake's hitch instead of a...
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      Tsuga8 reacted to pblanc's post in the thread Knots with Like Like.
      There are a ton of cool knots, some of which have very specialized applications. Among the knots I use most often are the good, old...
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      Tsuga8 reacted to pblanc's post in the thread Knots with Like Like.
      It might be helpful if you gave a list of applications that you would like knot suggestions for.
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