I will be honest here; building your own hollow wooden SUP is NOT a quick and easy way to get on the water. You may ask why, then, would anyone want to build a hollow wood board? The answer to that question can be stated in this way: the rewards are measured in the beauty, longevity and personal satisfaction that will come with building a wood SUP with your own hands. The beauty of our hollow wood paddle boards make it easy to forget they are the most environmentally responsible boards available. FREE online builder’s manual!. I picked up a copy of Wooden Boat magazine, which contained an article on how to build the Kaholo, a wooden stand up paddleboard (SUP).
Unlike many wooden boats, there is a relatively short tradition of board designs in the West. There is a long history of surfing in places such as Hawaii. SUP or Standup paddleboard are great fun and can be made very successfully. Clearly, that is something we can make for ourselves. -A wood rasp. Waves or no waves, a stand-up paddleboard will let you walk on water. I put on some rock ‘n’ roll and went into a shaper’s trance, alternating at times between the rasp and a palm-sized hand plane for the wooden stringer.
He promised me that he could help me make my very own hollow cedar wood standup paddleboard. I thought about my high school shop days and wasn’t so sure. Build your very own Stand Up Paddle Board using our various kits. The wood strips are full length western red cedar along with mahogany and basswood accent strips. I’m sure nobody knew what a Stand-Up Paddleboard even was.
Links To Surf Board Plans, And Paddle Board Plans. Sup Plans
Making the wood strips that will become your Stand Up Paddle. To build one Stand Up Paddle, you’ll want to buy two 8 foot cedar boards of contrasting colors that are free of knots, straight and measure at lease 1 x 2. These custom, hand-built cedar SUP boards, paddles and DIY kits are the ultimate blend of style and function. We’re ready to start offering our beautiful wood paddles and boards to a wider audience of SUP enthusiasts, and we’d love to do it at prices that make them accessible to everyone. Tidal Roots provides the best wooden stand-up paddleboards in the world. Get Outside & Seek Out Your Adventure. Shop Boards. Shop Kits. Build Custom. You can easily design and build your own hollow wood SUP. A catalog of kits and patterns for building your own stand up paddleboard SUP. Including foam core kits and hollow wooden board kits. Links to how to material as well. This is a blog of my build of an ORCA Surf capable, Standup paddle board kit from the Wood Surfboard Supply company in California Wood Surfboard Supply.
Can You Really Build Your Own Paddleboard?
Shows 12 foot wooden Stand Up Paddleboard built by Jack Young. Here’s a look at how they make custom wood paddleboards, with plans and resources to make your own. How to make a SUP or Stand Up Paddleboard. SUP foam blank, fiberglass, epoxy resin, fin box, SUP handle, SUP vents included in this unique SUP Building Kit. Timeless Surf Company Stand Up Paddleboard Frame and Instruction Book. Build your own Hollow Wood SUP! The Timeless Surf Co SUP is a nice well-balanced planing hull designed to perform in all conditions.
Paddling a Sawyer Hollow Wooden Standup Paddleboard is a magical experience. We take custom orders to build an SUP to fit your style, size, and ability by balancing volume (displacement), planshape, rocker, rail shape, deck shape and fin configuration to you.