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16 Foot Wood Canvas Canoe
16 Foot wood canvas canoe, brand new, hand built. Ribs and planking are northern white cedar. Decks and rails are cherry. A number 10 canvas is applied to the exterior with a high quality marine filler to make a waterproof seal. Marine paint applied to exterior. Spar varnish interior. These canoes weigh approximately 60#. Easily managed for transporting and portage.
The lines from this wineglass transom canoe came from a Carson City, Michigan-built antique canoe I found in 1996. It was built as a two piece form, on a strong back so it could be cut and remade as a wide transom or double ended canoe as well.
This boat is a great restoration project. I believe this boat could be brought back to clear varnish on the exterior. Varnished interior. It needs stripping, complete new set of ribs, and refinishing. The Old Town history sheet indicates this boat was shipped to Laconia, NH in June 1951.
From an estate, only fresh water use in the last few years and kept in a boathouse. Very good sailing rig and sails in new condition. Some rudder and hull work needed to get it back to working order. $950.- (Trailer models available ca. $500)
Built in Canada ca. 2000. This boat sat outside for a few years. It is weathered but has only been paddled twice. Can be used or tested with current canvas, but will need new canvas or fiber glass for a long life.
<p>Available is this unique 1921 20 foot Old Town Guides Special. It is, as you can see in the pictures, in fair shape but needs some restoration. It is wood and canvas. The wood has such a great patina to it. Has its build sheet.</p>
Built by distinguished custom canoe builder Jerry Stelmok in 1997 and in great original condition. Serial number IFC 18 0597. Classic green paint scheme with caned seats. Very seldom used and meticulously stored. Additional photos or information is available upon request from potentially interested buyers.
I have an Old Town rudder from the 1930s that I don't need. I reset the brass band and refinished it with four coats of marine spar varnish. It's ready to mount on your canoe. I do not have the rest of the mounting hardware. I also have a pair of leeboards that I don't need but they are not in as good condition and will need refinishing for additional mo