Boating Project Add The Comfort Of An Adjustable Seat To Your Canoe To Get The Most From Your Next Trip Into The Wilderness
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Add A Sliding Seat To Your Canoe Photos by Geoff Coleman INFO: DIFFICULTY - 2/5, LENGTH/TIME - 3/5, COST - 2/5My wife will never accuse me of being sensitive, but we do agree there is something romantic about a canoe ride at sunset, especially when that special someone sitting in the bow seat doesn't paddle at all, but turns around to face the lone paddler in the back.
This dynamic - one of the few romantic gestures I can actually pull off - was threatened when we bought a used canoe.Loading and portaging our old 89 pound aluminum canoe was draining the romance from our trips faster than politicians forget promises, so we went for an older Kevlar model with fiberglass seats that looked like they came off a John Deere.
While surprisingly comfortable for paddling, they just didn't work if you wanted to sit backwards, and I didn't really care for the appearance of them aesthetically.So, a makeover was ordered.New seats in the traditional ladder style were easily made, but the original bow seat slid forward so the passenger could locate a more confortable position to paddle from.
How would I get a fixed-width seat to slide forward into the narrowing...