Stem Stock for a Canoe
Inner and outer stems for one canoe.
12 pieces 1/4" x 7/8" x 48" planed 2 faces; generally the outer stem is a mix of ash, white cedar and cherry; the inner stem pieces pieces are White Ash and White Cedar.
All wood is AIR DRIED for best steam bending characteristics.
1) Stem stock on a canoe
2) Stem stock in kit form
3) Stem stock with sample steam bent set
4) Inner stem being faired
5) Outer stem being faired to 3/8" wide