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by Mike W.
Mon Aug 19, 2013 2:16 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: DYI kevlar canoe resources/books and info?
Replies: 6
Views: 1195

Re: DYI kevlar canoe resources/books and info?

Boatbuilder's Manual, Edited by Charles Walbridge. I have the 6th edition, not sure how many there were. It's out of print, but you can usually find it used.
by MelRanWV
Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:02 pm
Forum: Boats and Gear for Sale
Topic: Mohawk Probe 12 (12'8") whitewater canoe for sale!!!SOLD!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1213

Mohawk Probe 12 (12'8") whitewater canoe for sale!!!SOLD!!!

... hull have been covered with PC-7 epoxy. No soft spots or significant damage. $500 firm and well worth the money. Pictures available. Located near Charles Town, WV. In the "Shannondale" area. Miniutes from the put-in for the Shenandoah "Staircase." melneef(at)comcast(dot)net The purple boat, mentioned ...
by DougB
Thu Jun 07, 2012 9:37 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Gens de Terre river, QC
Replies: 2
Views: 394

Re: Gens de Terre river, QC

Most flow info for QC rivers can be found here, although I don't know if gen de terre is listed.

http://www.cehq.gouv.qc.ca/Suivihydro/default.asp

Charles Leduc's map has some information on flows:

http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/04/ ... uc2008.pdf
by pblanc
Tue Aug 09, 2011 4:34 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: ? JAWBONE RAPID, SECT IV CHATTOOGA
Replies: 20
Views: 3882

I believe the incident in question did occur at the rock ELGOTTO has identified and involved the death of Charles Bernard back in Oct 1979. The rock above the undercut rock to the river right side of the main flow right after the initial drop at Jawbone has a pretty nice eddy ...
by pblanc
Wed Jun 15, 2011 5:31 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Open Canoe Painter Lines
Replies: 48
Views: 8724

... depend on the boat and how it is bagged. As for not being able to stop a swamped boat with a painter and pull it in, I can tell you that I am no Charles Atlas, I have taken many hundreds of swims with a canoe over the decades as well, I have never wrapped a canoe on a rock or lost one on a river, ...
by TNbound
Wed Jun 15, 2011 1:18 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Open Canoe Painter Lines
Replies: 48
Views: 8724

... have painters. They are easy enough to grab by the grabloop on the end and swim with. Bigger boats however, such as a Genesis, XL13 and Old Town Charles River all get 10ish foot painters. Sometimes a short throw bag under bungee on the end is helpful to keep line stowed neatly and ready for action.
by PAC
Sat May 21, 2011 12:21 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: squirt Kayak conversion to c1
Replies: 8
Views: 2414

... cause your gon'a love it! 3. Look for a low volume slalmom boat and modify (Get Charlie Walbride's http://www.amazon.com/Boatbuilders-Manual-Charles-C-Walbridge/dp/0897320220 and get ready to spend some money and time figuring "it" out! Let us know how it all works out.
by markzak
Tue May 17, 2011 5:08 pm
Forum: Boats and Gear for Sale
Topic: WTB: Esquif Prelude
Replies: 11
Views: 1394

A guy here in the Northeast has a used prelude for sale for $700, his name is Charles, you can send him a message on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1242530113
by fleckbass
Wed Nov 17, 2010 9:44 pm
Forum: CBoat Ride Board
Topic: OC-1 needs ride from WV to PA
Replies: 0
Views: 1181

OC-1 needs ride from WV to PA

OC-1 needs ride from WV to PA. From Charles Town WV (a couple of miles from Harpers Ferry) or Millvile putin for Shenandoah Staircase to PA (either Yough Ohiopyle area or near Pittsburgh) Will pay fair price for gas.
by marclamenace
Sat Nov 13, 2010 8:28 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Extended Canadian Wilderness Trip
Replies: 32
Views: 3388

... 2-3 rapids all along the way, with nothing that's big enough to need a portage. Now that's canoeing at its best! pm me of you need more info. Charles Leduc has a wealth of informations on its site too. http://www.cartespleinair.org/ For me there's quite nothing like a trip of that kind. enjoy! ...
by ezwater
Thu Sep 30, 2010 1:53 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Y'all need to lighten the _ _ _ _ up!!!
Replies: 55
Views: 4541

I've had zero swims. Recent runs include the St. Croix in ME, the Charles in MA, the Pawtucket in RI, and Prime Hook National Refuge in DE.
by edg
Sun Jul 11, 2010 4:18 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Passing of a Legend (long)
Replies: 2
Views: 784

Passing of a Legend (long)

... again. Next time you are on the water, take a couple of full throttle pulls in his memory, whether on whitewater, flatwater, or outrigger...edg Charles Clinton Lyda was born in San Diego, California. Chuck enlisted in the 132nd Engineer Battalion on January 18th, 1983 and became a combat engineer. ...
by PAC
Thu Apr 29, 2010 11:17 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Working with composites. (where to start)
Replies: 4
Views: 1009

Boat Builder's Manual: Building fiberglass and Canoes and Kayaks for Whitewate by Charles Walbridge (Author)
from the 70s and hard to fine but has what you need to start to understand the processes.
by TommyC1
Sun Jan 17, 2010 10:16 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Beluga outfitting in the states?
Replies: 2
Views: 734

Hey Craig,
Charles River Canoe and Kayak in Newton is listed as a Boreal dealer.
Couldn't hurt to call them.
http://www.paddleboston.com/
by Motoari
Thu Sep 17, 2009 11:29 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Replacement for Shaman?
Replies: 19
Views: 3493

jrsh92 wrote:What's the orange, thin C-1 in that video?
Well.... Old secondhand model. 8)
Uncommon maker , maybe charles ?
http://www.charles.cz/index.php?lang=en