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Making Petrel Play: Fiberglassing the Hull - Episode 9

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 14:52
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Hi, I'm Nick Schade at Guillemot Kayaks. Welcome to Episode 9 of my series on building Petrel Play, a cedar-strip kayak.

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Making Petrel Play: Fitting the Cockpit Recess - Episode 8

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 17:44
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Hi, I’m Nick Schade, the designer, builder and owner of Guillemot Kayaks. Welcome to episode 8 of my series on making the Petrel Play strip built kayak. 

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Deep Relief Dust Boot for CNC machining

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 16:40
Developing a dust collection boot for deep relief carving

CNC machines create a huge amount of debris very quickly. I make kayak seats out of solid wood, sometimes taking a 10 pound block of material down to less than a pound. This means that 90% of the material is cut away and turned into chips.

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Making Petrel Play: Scraping and Sanding - Episode 7

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 13:32
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Hello, I’m Nick Schade the owner, designer and builder at Guillemot Kayaks. We are up to episode 7 of my series on building the Petrel Play. I am making this kayak using the strip built method.

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Making Petrel Play: Stripping the Deck - Episode 6

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 21:10
Episode 6 Transcript

Hi I'm Nick Schade at Guillemot Kayaks. Welcome to Episode 6 of my series of videos on building the Petrel Play.

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Making Petrel Play: Stripping the Bottom - Episode 5

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 22:18
Episode 5 Transcript Stripping the Bottom

Hi, I’m Nick Schade at Guillemot Kayaks. Welcome to episode five of my series on building the strip-built kayak the Petrel Play.  In the last episode we stripped up the side of the kayak, in this episode we will strip across the bottom.

I hope you enjoy.

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Making Petrel Play: Stripping the Side - Episode 4

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 19:53

Video Four in a series documenting the making of a strip built kayak. In the last episode I made the inner stems out of pine and tapered and installed the sheer strips.

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Making Petrel Play: Making Inner Stems and Installing the First Strips - Episode 3

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 19:47

Video 3 in the series documenting the making of a strip-built kayak. Making the inner stems and installing the first strips

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Making Petrel Play: Cutting Strips and Setting up Forms - Episode 2

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 19:40

Video 2 in a series documenting my build of the Petrel Play. In this episode I cut the strips and set up the forms.

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Making Petrel Play: Introduction - Episode 1

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 19:29

This is the introduction to my series of videos documenting my building of a strip built Petrel Play. In this episode I describe the design, how I came up with it and what makes it special.

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