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Copper Clenching Nails (for all wood canoes)

7/8” and 5/8” lengths @ $25/lb.  Several pounds available, purchased long ago (see list, below).  Also have some Copper Cut Tacks, same price.  Minimum purchase 1 lb. 



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Dave Wirschem
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Chestnut Bob's Special, 15ft

Chestnut Canoe, 15 ft ‘Bob Special’ model.  Recently refurbished to excellent condition.  New canvas, wood stripped to bare wood, boiled linseed oiled, all wood high gloss varnished, marine gloss oil enamel on exterior. Wood 95% original with all necessary wood replaced. This canoe is a very good stream or lake canoe.

richard zumbach
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Unfinished canoe for sale

Started this canoe in 1998 and due to health and career changes have not been able to complete. Will sell as is with fiberglass to finish the interior. $500 or BO. I also have the forms that I will sell separately.

Dennis Ferlito
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Cedar Island Canoe – Atkinson Traveler - Mint Condition

<p>Mint / Almost New Condition - Cedar Island Canoe - Atkinson Traveler made by Tom Tompkins in Virginia Beach, VA).&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;This 17.5 foot long and 36.5 inch wide canoe has been stored indoors for many years, and is in almost new condition.&nbsp; &nbsp;You can see from the pictures that even the seat caning is in impeccable condition.&nbsp; Two new Shaw

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18 ' Old Town OCTA 1966 restored with a Piantedosi Rowing System

This 1966 Old Town OCTA canoe was restored several years ago. It is in perfect condition. The canoe comes with a brand new in the box Piantedosi drop in rowing sliding seat apparatus. It has a wheeled cart and carbon oars. There are also 2 custom made mahogany and ash paddles with the canoe. All of which are still in the original boxes.

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1955 Old Town Canoe – 11 ft 50 lb - perfect display canoe (Sold)

 Absolutely beautiful and very solid canoe with restoration just completed 12-12-2018. Very hard to find 11 ft Old Town wooden canoes as very desirable for displays. In fact, this is the first that I have ever come across!  Ideal canoe for cabin, business or home display as only 11 ft long and 50 pounds - perfect size to show off features but not to consume too much space. 

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18 foot long Old Town Guide from 1942

A 1942 Old Town Guide in GS grade with half ribs and outside stems has been donated to the WCHA and is now for sale.  It appears to be in original condition.  More pictures are available.

Benson Gray
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14'6" Wooden Canoe made at the 1999 WCHA Assembly

Built at the 1999 WCHA Assembly at Paul Smith's College, this beautiful wooden canoe was Dave Yost's #1 design, “Marigold”. Its construction was overseen by Northwoods Canoe Co. It has a classic green canvas with cane seats and varnished ribs.

M Sturgeon
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16' Old Town Wood Canvas Rowing CAnoe

This practical, all-purpose rowing canoe is easy to handle, handsome in appearance, and steady on the water. It has cedar ribs currently covered with red canvas, 2 center seats as well as seats in the bow and stern, a wooden back rest, 2 pairs of oars—two 6 1/2' and two 7 1/2' long.

M Sturgeon
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WANTED - used clinching iron

looking for a good, used clinching iron should you have an extra you would like to get rid of.  THANKS  -craig

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Restoration project in need of new home

This canoe now lives in Vienna, ME at the Kimball Pond Boat Barn.  Would like to give away a project that i believe to be a Kennebec canoe (see heart shaped decks) in dire need of help.  See the attached pics.  It was acquired some years ago here in the Waterville, ME area where the Kennebec Canoe Company originated.  More

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Thompson Hiawatha - SOLD

Thompson Hiawatha wood and canvas canoe.  17 feet long.  Recently restored by John Visser.  Located in Central New York State - buyer must pick up near Herkimer, NY.  Selling, as she is a little heavy for my cartop needs.  Email and phone (315) 868-7054.
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Chestnut Cruiser

Fully restored, new canvas and some new planking. Excellent river canoe. 

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Old Town 16' HW

I have for sale a 1912 Old Town HW that has been completely restored. The usual woodwork;  some ribs, gunwales, seats as well as canvas, paint and varnish. It is an excellant paddler and I have used it a couple of times on trips to the Adirondacks.

Joe Brown
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1954 Old Town Ocean Boat

1954 Old Town 16' Old Town Ocean Boat.  It is in need of restoration.  This is an all wood cedar strip built boat without a canvas covering.  

This will be a wonderful vintage runabout outboard when restored.   For many years it was Old Town's largest outboard boat offered. 

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