Build yourself a super lightweight Sea Kayak with a proven design for outstanding performance
The 17’ 4” Shrike is the closest you get to a West Greenland hunting boat in kit form in Europe

13.4kg Shrike boat kit with full epoxy glass sheathing

13.4kg Shrike boat kit with full epoxy glass sheathing

Wood only Shrike Kit £634 + Delivery

Delivery:
UK Mainland £35
Local 30m radius £25
Or buyer collect

A Shrike prototype and her builder in their elements

A Shrike prototype and her builder in their elements

Have a look at the SHRIKE BUILDER photo resource here…

Black 15kg Shrike boat kit with skeg

Black 15kg Shrike boat kit with skeg

The Shrike ‘wood only’ kit is cnc cut from 3mm Lloyds approved Okoume ply (BS 1088)

It can be assembled with basic tools and rudimentary woodwork skills, using the illustrated build manual enclosed with the kit

This kit contains…
All plywood parts needed
All square beams needed
2 Laminated beams (including 2 curved foredeck beams)
11 metres of copper wire
30 bamboo dowels
Mdf temporary moulds
Comprehensive illustrated build manual

Extras you will need
4.5kg Epoxy with slow hardener and additives
14m of 100-200g woven glass cloth
20 linear meters of 50-75mm glass tape
2 Softwood battens 24mm x 15mm x 5.3m
A pot of CA Superglue and accelerator
Seat and deck fittings (optional skeg fittings)
Paint and/or varnish

See our Kayak Accessories page for seats and other usefull items relating to your build

For more details or to place an order call 07432 511 356

Ready for assembly straight from the box with the new self aligning ‘stack and glue’ cockpit assembly

Ready for assembly straight from the box with the new self aligning ‘stack and glue’ cockpit assembly