The 72″  EM White Guide Canoe kit is now available as complete canoe and chandelier combo kit saving you money of individual components.  The 72″ is one of the E.M. White Guide canoe series, second to 96″. With the combo kit, you can save money over buying the components individually and multiple shipping charges. Buy all in one package and save! Stain or paint your finished canoe any color or all natural.

All of the E.M. Guide series has gone through many changes and vast improvements over the years. Mainly the CNC cut forms, the use of the 4″ sliding bar clamps to hold the strips in place while the glue dries, along with stem laminates and the pre-drilled copper stem guards, real cane seat webbing, and more. The fun to use pine ribbing is as realistic as it gets. The epoxy and cloth kits are 1 to 1 ratio, making it almost fool proof to work with.First time users will learn about epoxy and the 1.5 oz cloth covering technique. Pine toe rails, seats and other finish parts are an option for those who want to stain their finished hull a dark color. The Chandelier kit comes with 4 5″ LED flat panel lights, wiring, cross members, and other parts to make a beautiful and very useful, long lasting canoe light.

(Price of the LED lamps have doubled in the last year, thus is reason for a price increase. If you would like to supply your own lights, please call me)

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Every  72″ canoe kit includes:  a  sturdy multi-piece strong back, cut out of MDF,  13 large CNC cut 1/4″ plywood forms, lettered to correspond with the slots on the strong back. A large bundle(around 30) of full length clear white pine strips with an assortment of shorter ones, 2 full length Red Cedar strips, 4  inner and outer toe rails, plus seat caning material, seat frames,  two copper half round stem guards, (there is a pre-drilled option)  6 thin stem laminates, two breast hooks, 3 thwarts,  brads, paddle kit, step by step instruction manual and the ” How to build the 72″ DVD.

The strong backs are now machined out of MDF material and stapled together, assuring that it stays true and accurate. The standard kit is the Red Cedar Deluxe which includes everything shown below. Epoxy & 3 oz cloth kit are sold separately. The kit does not come with a stand or wall mount, but there are several different ones to choose from below. We have been offering 72″ wood strip canoe model for a long time and there’s many pictures in the photo gallery. The 72″ canoe model is a real beauty, which will make you feel like you’re actually building the real thing!

The Chandelier light kit turns your canoe into a very beautiful functional over head light. The Chandelier light kit comes with a CNC cut light deck with the holes for the lights in place, 3 cross members with a longitudal for rigidity, choice of four round or square lights and a package of lamp cord for about 6′, plugs, connectors, shrink tubing and screws. Sold separately or as a combination package with the canoe kit, a savings of around $50 if bought separately.

   INCLUDED with every Deluxe kit is:

  • 13 CNC cut 1/4″ plywood forms with the centers cut out.
  • A lettered strong back cut out of MDF material ( to prevent any warping) corresponding to the forms for easy set up.
  • A large bundle of clear white pine strips
  • 2 red cedar “dress”wood strips
  • 4 rounded toe rails
  • 2 sets of seat frames , 3 thwarts, 2 breast hooks or end decks, and a prewoven cane seat material.l
  • Easy to read step by step instruction manual. (can be downloaded for studying)
  • Separate instructions for the light installation and wiring
  • Attractive custom made packaging with colorful label , attractive gift.
  • How to build the 72″ wood strip canoe model kit” DVD
  • Pine ribbing material for that real ribbing look!
  • 2 predrilled copper half round stem guards with brass brads
  • 6 stem laminates for that real stem look
  • The Chandelier package includes the following:
  • One narrow 4 hole CNC cut light deck out 1/4″ plywood
  • 4 round or square 5″ LED flat panel lights. Long lasting, dimmable, 3 shades of white
  • Cross members with a hole for a longitudinal that slides through the three, making the deck rigid.
  • A packet containing brown electrical cord, plug, connectors, shrink tubing, screws and eye bolts
  • Instructions for light kit installation

Additional information

Weight 21 lbs
Dimensions 75 × 8 × 3 in
Choice of rib material

Red Cedar Ribbing, Pine Ribbing

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