Outrigger Sailing Canoes
Photos, drawings, and descriptions of outrigger canoes around the world. http://gary.dierking.net
Monday, July 24, 2017
How Tough Are Strip Composite Canoes?
This may be painful to watch but destruction testing is the ultimate answer to the question of how tough some fragile strips of cedar and fiberglass can be. He did it so now you don't have to.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Wa'apa in Brazil
Daniel Eggert Barros from Itapema, a city in the state of Santa Catarina, southern Brazil built his Wa'apa from material contained in my book:
Building Outrigger Sailing Canoes.
Thursday, July 6, 2017
A canoe built in
an island in the midst of Melanesia with a Polynesian population. Note the sailing rig stowed on the crossbeams.