Building Kayaks: Finishing the Frames

Our goal for our January kayak-building class was to finish putting the strakes on the boats. We began where we left off in December.

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Keels and ribs
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Measure twice, cut once

We even learned how to use a new tool- a router!

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Demonstrating use of a router
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Students using the router

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We got quite a bit of work done!

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It’s starting to look like a kayak!

The next time we meet, we’ll begin the process of covering the boats. We can’t wait to get out on the water!

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