Results for: Outrigger Canoe

In History of Maritime

What does boats in the outrigger mean?

It is a preperation for launching small boats from a ship. It may be lifeboats, invasion landing craft or the Captain gig. It is a warning to the ship's crew that small boats ( Full Answer )
In Olympics

What is canoeing?

Canoeing is a water-based activity that involves paddling a canoe. The Canoeist is sat or kneels in the canoe and has a paddle (a long pole with blades on each end) the can ( Full Answer )
In Boats and Watercraft

How to get out of a canoe?

You should always have three points of contact with the boat and the surface onto which you are stepping. You might put one foot on the dock with a hand on the lip of the boat ( Full Answer )
In Canoes and Kayaks

What does an outrigger do?

It is a projecting framework from the side of a boat, building or aircraft to enhance stability.
In Fishing

What does a fishing outrigger do?

An outrigger takes the bait down to the depth the fish are feeding. Most fish have preferred water temperatures and stay in the temperature layer they like best. Outriggers al ( Full Answer )
In Native American History

Is a outrigger a type of canoe?

Yes. it has two hulls- one on an extension, in a sense a forerunner of pontoon boats or floats used on seaplanes, or catamarans, which have two hulls.
In Uncategorized

What is a scaffold outrigger?

As defined in Australian/NewZealand Standard AS/NZS1576.1 a Scaffold Outrigger is "a component (or components) that increases the effective base dimensions of a scaffold to in ( Full Answer )
In Boats and Watercraft

How do you canoe?

You first start by getting a canoe, then you have to get a saw an saw off the front and the back, once you have done this you have to cut the middle in half (you can do this w ( Full Answer )
In Micronesia

Who are Micronesians outriggers?

The question is an error. It should be what is a Micronesian Outrigger? A type of canoe used in many Pacific islands with sail and a steadying float out to one side, which is ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

Where are outrigger waikiki dealers located?

"Outriggers, being a part of a boat's rigging, which helps to reduce the chances of capsizing, would most likely be found in any marina parts store, canoe equipment or parts s ( Full Answer )