New Tevanui: a sneak peek

Couple images of our newest Tevanui va'a model. Plug is nearly completed and tooling will be started soon.

Mahalo
Tiger

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Submitted by tigercnk on Sun, 02/08/2009 - 4:49pm



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#1 Sun, 02/08/2009 - 7:15pm


how does this differ from your existing Teva Nui va'a model? Any significant changes in design?


#2 Sun, 02/08/2009 - 8:42pm


Right on Tiger ....

Hope the molds release right off the plug without problem.

Superbuff the ends and thrown and extra coat of release on man.

Aloha,
pog


#3 Sun, 02/08/2009 - 9:35pm


This canoe is an entirely new model. Like the old sprint model, the hull comes from va'a builder Philippe Bernardino of Tahiti. Its made for open water conditions. Smaller in volume, as the sprint model used in the IVF sprints is considered large, it has more rocker and no "V" through the center of the hull. It is looser and more manuverable. The cockpit is high to keep water out. The canoe will have a skirt if one chooses.

Alohga
Tiger


#4 Mon, 02/09/2009 - 4:33am


Hi

Do you have a website or contact info?

Mahalo for sharing


#5 Tue, 02/10/2009 - 2:58pm



tigercanoe.com


#7 Tue, 02/10/2009 - 6:13pm


Here's Tiger's Keiki Va'a to go along with their new Teva Nui.

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Here's video of it being paddled on the Big Island.

http://outpaddlin.blip.tv/#940658

Also, checkout the other videos by Jacques Blais/j.outpaddlin to pass the time since everything seems slow around here. Includes video from the 2009 Pa'a Solo. :)</br/>


#8 Sun, 05/31/2009 - 6:38pm


Tiger ... is it to late to throw one in the crate along with the Kahele ???????????????? ..... I want !!!!!!!! Harv


#9 Sun, 05/31/2009 - 6:41pm


Ok Tiger, please show us the bottom of the canoe. Mahalo.
ps: Just wondering, but does it actually cost just as much in time, labor and materials to make a kids canoe as it does to make one for grown ups? Understand the mold cost big bucks to make too?


#10 Sun, 05/31/2009 - 11:49pm


B E A U T Y ! ! ! !


#11 Mon, 06/01/2009 - 6:35am


Nice boat tiger. Quality...as usual.

JawsOut.


#12 Mon, 06/01/2009 - 11:01am


The boy in the photo looks I little like my son ...

Enough that when I asked him , " Hey, is that you ? "

He had to think about it ... LOL.

Then he said ..."Daddy, when are you going to do mine ? "

Back to work,
aloha,
pog


#13 Mon, 06/01/2009 - 6:54pm


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