Kevin and Pat Clair of Carrollton, Texas launched WATERMELON in March 2001. At just under 8' long, this kayak is a tight fit for paddler. She is a "V8" design from Versatile Marine of Carrollton Texas. The hull is made from 3 mm okoume plywood, and the deck from 1.5mm okoume. They use her on the ponds around North Dallas Texas.

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Boat Launchings

Boat Launchings


After having some uneasy rows on the Strait of Georgia, I decided that a self-bailing sliding sea

Boat Launchings


This Didi 23 was built over the course of 2 years and 4 months.