Monthly Archives: August 2021

stand-up paddleboards complete

Building CLC Stand-Up Paddleboards

By Bruce Niederer — Retired GBI Technical Advisor

Helping my brother Nelson build two Chesapeake Light Craft (CLC) stand-up paddleboards was one of the first projects I started after retiring.  We were building them for the best kind of friend—the paying kind. I guess I’m one of those guys who finds retirement much busier than work. In fact, I wonder how I ever found time to work. Continue reading

strip plank soaker tub

Readers’ Projects, Issue 53

cedar strip canoe

A cedar strip canoe by Kurt Mangseth.

This strip plank soaker tub (featured image at top), and cedar strip canoe (directly above were both laminated with WEST SYSTEM® 105 Resin®/207 Special Clear Hardener®. they are the work of Kurt Mangseth of Grand Rapids, Minnesota. Continue reading