to Ralph Hoehn at:
Please tell us your name, your phone number and a good
time for us to call you back after 7:30 pm EST or on weekends.
(We do check messages constantly!)
- Amateur Folding Boat Builders' Corner
part of this website, with lots of info on building your own foldable
- FoldingKayaks.org -
Michael Edelman's folding kayak page
contains comparisions of the different folding kayak models, tips
to chose your boat and suggestions for better use
- Faltboot.de - the German
Folding Kayak ressource
with an English version. Meet German Folding Kayakers! In many parts
of Germany, folding kayaks are widely used.
- Messing around with Folding
Kayaks - Faltbootbasteln.de
a German website dedicated to sailing foldables, modifications and
ancient makes of folding kayaks. Check out the 1:10
model of a Pouch RZ-85!
- Arctic Kayaks
- resources on Native boat design and much more by David Zimmerly
topics on Folding Kayaks
excerpts from the mailing list Paddlewise including rolling with foldables,
- RobRoy website
with all kinds of information usable for folding kayakers, also links
to the "Baidarka Mailing List Archive" (traditional North Pacific skin-on-frame
- A Commercial Folding
Boat Frames Old and New
Charles Hall presents two Folbot frames separated by 70 years of development
- The Canvas
with info on Tyne, PBK, Nautiraid kayaks and the famous Cockleshell
Heroes' "Cockle Mark II canoe"
- Texan Sea Kayaker
A place where Texan sea kayaker get together to organize outings and
Sea Kayakers" Minnesota, USA
Excellent resource for people resident in or partial to that region
(and surroundings) ... but also with much broader appeal. Also links
to a very useful article by Chuck Holst on building your own Greenland
- Sea Kayak Database
by John Fereira
Search for the right kayak.
modified Pouch E 65 by Timo Noko
Timo, the "professional hobo", has been exceptionally ingenious
in his attempt to adapt the boat to his needs.
- Bracing and
broaching in the surf: a beginners guide
If you are going to paddle in the surf, you should know how to do it
- Some effective
and cost effective outfitting ideas that can be adapted readily
to folding boats.
the name says it all.
Risk: Dealing with the danger of death, disease and damage in
everyday decisions - can be readily adapted to paddling!
of immediate interest to all paddlers
- All you could ever want to know about knots (or at least about where
to find what you want to know) ... an amazing website on all
aspects of knots and knot tying
- Kayak and
canoe design by John Winters
- Swedish Folding Kayak
website (in Swedish, but have a look anyway!)
a Kayak ...