Built of clear Sitka spruce cuttings carefully prepared to assure complete mating of the glue surfaces. The improved recovery per unit of wood allows for a lower price.
The shaft diameter is 1-3/4 inches, blade length is 25 inches and maximum blade width is 5-1/4 inches. The oars are finished with high quality spar varnish. Straight blade oars are the best choice for rowing small utiltiy tenders, dinghys and as auxillary power in outboard skiffs especially in confined and\or shallow waters. The thicker blade edges can take more abuse.
The Qualicum oars are available from 5 feet to 8 feet including half sizes and are sold by the each.