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by swp123
Mon Aug 14, 2017 4:35 am
Forum: Boats and Gear for Sale
Topic: WTB perception saddle
Replies: 8
Views: 6472

Re: WTB perception saddle

I've got one in Albuquerque I'd be willing to sell. Are you still looking?

Steve
by swp123
Thu Oct 31, 2013 4:13 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Shorten Iliad Paddle
Replies: 17
Views: 4886

Re: Shorten Iliad Paddle

That's gorgeous!
by swp123
Thu Oct 31, 2013 1:30 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Shorten Iliad Paddle
Replies: 17
Views: 4886

Re: Shorten Iliad Paddle

Are you using regular hardware store dowels or fancy hardwood?

Steve
by swp123
Wed Oct 30, 2013 5:28 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Shorten Iliad Paddle
Replies: 17
Views: 4886

Re: Shorten Iliad Paddle

Got word back from Norse. Twenty bucks plus shipping for a grip. Seems a little spendy, but if I understand him right, he'll match the inside and outside diameters. I'll have to mull this over for a bit. Is there anything online about making the T-grip from a dowel?

Steve
by swp123
Fri Oct 25, 2013 9:35 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Shorten Iliad Paddle
Replies: 17
Views: 4886

Re: Shorten Iliad Paddle

Thanks! I just emailed them.

Steve
by swp123
Fri Oct 25, 2013 7:06 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Shorten Iliad Paddle
Replies: 17
Views: 4886

Re: Shorten Iliad Paddle

Do you have any sources for grips? Norse of course is no longer.
by swp123
Fri Oct 25, 2013 4:15 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Shorten Iliad Paddle
Replies: 17
Views: 4886

Re: Shorten Iliad Paddle

I guess that's what I tried to indicate on my first post. The Iliad T-grip is not the same as a Norse or other typical paddles. The T-grip on the Iliad goes over the shaft. The shaft is inserted in to the grip, rather than inserting the grip in the shaft, if you will. And further, the shaft itself i...
by swp123
Thu Oct 24, 2013 9:01 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Shorten Iliad Paddle
Replies: 17
Views: 4886

Shorten Iliad Paddle

Hey folks. Brand new member, though I have regularly checked the classifieds for some time. New to solo whitewater canoeing, though I have spent some time in tandem canoes, kayaks and rafts. Does anyone have any advice on cutting down an Iliad paddle. Many paddles are no brainers in that its just a ...