The Steel River 12 is aimed at the kayak fisherman, it was designed to be a stable and maneuverable platform from which to fish, With watertight bulkheads at both ends, a mid deck for rod holders, an aft compartment for storage, and being a wooden boat it offers endless ways and opportunities for mounting hardware and gear to customize the boat to your fishing style. It is short enough and light enough to be easily car topped and carried into your launch site and with its generous capacity will carry most fisherman and their gear.
Design Displacement: 280lbs
Shown below are the precision CNC cut panels, cut from BS1088 European Lloyds Approved 4mm marine plywood. Also included with the wooden parts are the sheer clamps and other miscellaneous wood pieces.
Included with your kit is a comprehensive 52 page building manual, complete with color pictures and detail drawings (sample shown below.) If you have any questions about construction techniques or materials help is just a phone call or e-mail away.