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Thursday, February 12, 2009
Ama lashings Part 4
One of the simplest ama connections used is the forked stick as is shown in the above photo by Tony Whincup, of canoes racing in Tarawa lagoon. This method is scalable up to very large canoes such as the 75 ft Taratai shown below.