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22'4" Dragonfly

The deck around the sliding seat is a bit challenging to build. Because the boat is large and not for the amateur builder it has not had a big following and therefore we sell it only on special arrangement and unfortunately without a manual. The boat is nice to row - a good combination of tippy enough for an intermediate, yet after a few days a novice will get the hang of it. See the dragon fly at www.canadiancanoes.com - click on their custom work tab and you will see photos of the boat and the outrigger - which is the part that will be difficult to build. Ron at Canadian Canoes built two before he realized how much work it would be to make a decent how-to manual to go with the plans and with a limited market for this project he did not proceed. Having said that - if you are familiar with building canoe or a kayak you will not likely have any trouble if you want to try your hand at a new challenge.

Design Specs

Designer: 
Year of Design: 
LOA: 
22'4"
Beam: 
Draft: 
Displacement: 
260 lbs
Materials: 
Wood
Fiberglass
Propulsion: 
Skill Level to Build: 
some experience required
Cost: 
150
Contact Information: 

P.O. Box 191

Peterborough ONTARIO K9J 6Y3 Phone: 705-740-0470