Read Kaholo 14 (kit) reviews, specs, & where to buy – “As a build it your own kit I There are no other SUP boards in the world that are easier for a first-time. Kaholo SUP series. About Us. The Kaholo series Stand Up Paddleboards (SUPs) are designed for cruising, touring, fitness and recreational racing. They are a. 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).

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As a build it your own kit I must say for a beginner with no previous knowledge of woodworking or boat making, kahollo kits were fun and educational that even after one of my boards dropped it was a bad day I was able to fix it over a weekend.

Kaholo Stand-Up Paddleboard

The 14 kahilo better for larger paddlers or those who might carry along dogs or small kids. Some people like to add a hatchbut this is not included in the kit. Stain – Behlen Solar Lux. Once I got the wood closer to plan dimension it was easier.

The deck pads are computer-cut with rounded corners and a peel-and-stick backing. Teardrop Camper MD Jul Rear deck cloth detail.

I have been in a war zone considering all the blood I have lost today. Kit of Fin Boxes: Shinto Saw Rasp 9″. Nature lovers can paddle quietly through the shallows. Profile My Account Create Account.


But a little faster. The second boat has progressed to the deck stage. I also added a hatch to store stuff. Paddler size depends on usage. It contains a photograph or diagram of every step. Because they’re ridiculously fun, like walking on water. Paddler size — for all paddlers: Scott Mestrezat built and paddled a Kaholo 14 miles the length of the Missouri River Read more about it on his blog Construction is similar to the popular and highly refined San O’ 14 and 16 paddleboards which are too narrow for stand-up paddling.

With its uncanny speed, the Kaholo 14 has found a following among racers. There are no other SUP boards in the world that are easier for a first-time boatbuilder, or better-looking. Following is a short list of the twin-fin advantages: Have patience and follow the directions and all will be rewarded. Paddler size — Up to for all paddlers: Harris counted himself among the sceptics before trying one out in California in I built Alice Gale with only a jig saw and the DeWalt does make quicker and straighter cuts on the plywood.

Pros Good price for a good product.

To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Read more about it on his blog. Varnished the top and kaholi epoxy the rest.

Our height and weight when choosing a kayak. Tracking is great and a fine bow with kayak-derived shaping lifts the Kaholo and 14 up and over waves. Deck installation, use plenty of weights to hold deck flush to gunwale and stringers. All seams received an epoxy fillet. Harris says he can imagine it changing one of his hobbies — wandering marinas on foot looking at boats — to a Kaholo.


You can see more, see further, and in clear water you have a much better view of sea life than you do in a kayak. sul

Kaholo Stand-Up Paddleboard – Fyne Boat Kits

So my second SUP will be stitched with the proper copper wire. Be sure to toggle to “HD” for maximum detail. Fiberglass Cloth – 6oz. Kaholo Complete Kit view contents.

Kaholo 14 kit by Chesapeake Light Craft. Scott Mestrezat built and paddled a Kaholo 14 miles the length of the Missouri River.

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Kits include premium nonskid deck pads, cut to shape, breather tubes, and custom laminated skegs. It is now winter and I will have to wait until warmer weather to launch. Part 2 OkoumeFest Wrap Up: I spent a full day with maholo stitching and found it an unpleasant task. Tie Down Straps – Two-pack.