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By: Barkley Sound Oar  09-12-2011
Keywords: Spoon Blade

Oars manufactured by Barkley Sound oar and Paddle Ltd are made in Canada of Sitka Spruce to a high standard of quality. The use of light weight sitka spruce and unique blade design make the oars feel light to the hand and efficient to use.


Laminated straight blade oars

Available in lengths from 5 feet to 8 feet in 6 inch increments. 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 urethane varnish. Straight blade oars are the best choice for rowing small utiliy tenders, dinghys and as auxillary power in outboard skiffs especially in confined and\or shallow waters. The thicker blade edges can take more abuse. Use #1 size oarlocks.

Part number:	Canadian dollar price per pair	US dollar price per pair
QO-050		$ 68.70				$ 68.70	
QO-055		$ 75.65				$ 75.65
QO-060		$ 82.46				$ 82.46
QO-065		$ 89.41				$ 89.41
QO-070		$ 96.19				$ 96.19
QO-075		$103.15				$103.15
QO-080		$109.96				$109.96

Laminated spoon blade oars

Available in lengths from 6 feet to 8 feet in 6 inch increments. The shaft diameter is 1 3/4 inches, blade length is 24 inches and maximum blade with is 5 1/2 inches. The oars are finished with urethane varnish and have an epoxy tip reinforced with glass strand. Spoon blade oars are the best choice for rowing small boats described as whitehalls, wherrys and skiffs, designed primarily as rowing boats. The curve of the blade and thinner edges make the blade more efficient but also more delicate than the straight blade oars. Use #1 size oarlocks.

Part number:	Canadian dollar price per pair	US dollar price per pair
QS-060		$170.32				$170.32
QS-065		$184.49				$184.49
QS-070		$198.71				$198.71
QS-075		$212.85				$212.85
QS-080		$227.06				$227.06

Laminated driftboat oars

Available in 8 feet, 8 feet 6 inches and 8 feet 11 inches. The shaft is laminated of 5 pieces of carefully selected sitka spruce, 4 additional pieces form the blade and a strip of ash is epoxy glued into the tip. The shaft diameter is 2 inches, blade length is 32 inches and maximum width is 5 inches. The oars are finished with urethane varnish. Driftboat oars are a straight blade oar designed for heavy use and are also suitable for commercial fishing and industrial skiffs. Use #2 size oarlocks.

Part number:	Canadian dollar price per pair	US dollar price per pair
OSL-080		$253.90				$253.90
OSL-085		$270.45				$270.45
OSL-090		$285.50				$285.50

Leather oar collar kits

Available for 1 3/4 inch diameter oars and 2 inch diameter oars. The leather is Drum-dyed, full grain, lightly hot stuffed with an extra tallow top dressing, tanned using a vegetable process that is very durable, thickness is 1/8 inch. The collar is pre punched and waxed lacing twine is supplied, The strap is skived at either end to form a round, smooth stop (button) at the handle end of the collar. Copper canoe nails are provided to help hold the stop in place. Instructions and lacing diagram are included.

Part number:	Canadian dollar price per pair	US dollar price per pair
OC-175		$ 41.40				$ 41.40
OC-200		$ 54.75				$ 54.75

Make rowing fun with superi-oar quality oars from Barkley Sound Oar and Paddle Ltd.


The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011

Keywords: Spoon Blade