The WREN is typical Canadian canoe built using the stitch and tape ply method. Her design was based upon an original Indian bark canoe and simplified for ply construction but without loosing the essence of her beautiful shape. She is very quick and simple to build and she has a length of 15â10ââ (4.83m); and a beam of 33ââ (0.84m). 4, 5 or 6mm ply can be used giving an average weight of 45 lbs.
|Hull Mid Depth||12 1/2"||0.32m|
|Approx. Dry Weight||45lbs||20kg|
|Narrow flat bottom plank plus 2 planks per side|
|Construction Method||Stitch and tape|
|Plywood Requirements||3 sheets of 4,5 or 6mm|
|Guidance Use||General purpose with 2 adults|
|Drawing/Design Package||2 x A1 drawings + 8 x A4 instruction sheets|