SHEARWATER 17 KAYAK

John Beck built this Chesapeake Light Craft Shearwater 17 hybrid using white and red cedar strips for the hull and decking, and added aniline dye to the hull to give it a blue color.  John won the best in show at the 2007 Okoume Fest sponsored by CLC.

Design Specs

LOA:
17′ 
0″
Beam:
2′ 
0″
Designer Name: 
Chesapeake Light Craft
Type/Rig/Power: 
Shearwater 17
Builder Name: 
John Beck
Home Port: 
Waters of central Virginia
Launching Date: 
April 15, 2007