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Of the three, aluminum was the first to appear when, in 1945, Grumman Aircraft sought a peacetime product to replace its declining aircraft sales. The resulting aluminum canoes were hailed as very durable, and Grumman and other ...
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Phillip Jones has been exploring the Northwest by canoe and kayak for more than 20 years, and presents his favourite outings in this completely revised guide to paddling the flat-water rivers and lakes of northwest Oregon and southwest Washington. Most of these trips can be done in a day, although some can be combined for longer journeys. For each trip, you'll find complete information on where to launch, trip rating, distance, best time to go, points of interest, hazards, portages, and more. You'll find outings on the Willamette River and its tributaries, Oregon coastal rivers, the Columbia Gorge and the lower Columbia River, the Oregon Cascades, and southwest Washington. There are also tips on canoe and kayak paddling techniques, safety techniques, what to do if you capsize, transporting boats, and shuttling cars.
Today the company produces 35000 aluminum canoes annually. But while Grumman, Aluma Craft, and others evoked an image of ... The public has a long memory, so aluminum sales in coastal regions lagged behind the inland market for years.
According to Boating Industry Association sources, more than 100000 utility aluminum boats under 15 feet are being sold annually. The popularity of aluminum prompts me to review some of the basics of the care and repair of aluminum ...
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