wear your Personal Floatation Device!
3 sheets total
Resin (With 15% waste factor)|| |
gallons (5.7 L)
Fiberglass Tape: ||50
yards (46 M)|
quart (1 L)|
BOM is for a basic hull. Click here
all build options and a downloadable BOM.
to build range from about $225 for a basic hull to $600 for an ultra tough, precision
machined, very lightweight version.
our kits to compare how costs meet your desires. The Laker Kayak is easy
enough for a beginner builder to draw and cut them selves. A builder who chooses
to draw and cut out all the panels by hand can save around $240 over the cost
if you want the best materials and they are not available in your local area,
then the precut kit might be worth considering.
hull will required about 40-55 hours to complete. You can save about 4-8 hours
with a precut kit. These times are rough estimates and will vary according to
the skill of the builder. Please note these are "hands on" hours and do not include
the time waiting for epoxy to cure.
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Service Forum to ask questions or see what others are saying about this design.
careful first time builder could build this kayak with good results.
to follow, detailed drawings of each part with all dimensions required to layout
and cut from flat plywood sheets.
Nesting drawings for the best plywood layout with all panels clearly labeled.
and highly detailed building manual for this boat. 48 pages in all!