Oar and Paddle Plans

Whether you are looking to build oars to attach to your boat or paddles for a canoe, you will find some great plans below. Oars and paddles are a unique item to build and you might even end up making an oar or paddle that is more efficient than the store-bought ones.

You can also customize the hand grip on the oars or paddles so they fit perfectly to your grip. These are also great winter projects while waiting for warmer weather or fishing season to begin.


Single and Double Touring Paddles


Single and Double Touring Paddles

Here is a plan for single and double paddles that are designed for recreational use. Built using solid timber for the shaft and 3mm plywood for the blade make these paddles strong and light weight.

www.storerboatplans.com
Canoe Paddles


Canoe Paddles

Build these handsome canoe paddles out of black cherry, red oak and yellowheart using this woodworking project with detailed pictures.

www.wordsnwood.com
Eskimo Paddles


Eskimo Paddles

Make strong and sturdy Eskimo paddles out of scaffolding board with the help of this plan with helpful tips and suggestions.

www.users.zetnet.co.uk
Wooden Paddle Plans


Wooden Paddle Plans

Build a paddle out of maple or ash wood that is designed to be more effective than store bought paddles and with less arm muscle fatigue.

www.wcha.org
Seven Foot Oars


Seven Foot Oars

Create a set of seven foot oars out of red wood with this easy to follow step by step woodworking project with pictures.

www.woodcentral.com
Oar Project


Oar Project

Here are easy to follow instructions for building a pair of simple 7 foot wooden oars.

www.bateau.com
Canoe Paddle Plans


Canoe Paddle Plans

Customize your own canoe paddle to fit your handgrip and in just the right size using this woodworking plan.

www.leevalley.com
Wooden Canoe Paddle


Wooden Canoe Paddle

Build a set of canoe paddles in a single day using only three hand tools and this detailed plan.

www.primitiveways.com
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