Azerbaijan International

Winter 2006 (14.4)

Pacific Voyage
Preparing the Raft

Eleven large balsa logs were used to construct the base of the Tangaroa raft.
The diameters of the logs were between 80-100 cms (32-39 inches)
and their length was between 14-17m (45-51 feet). Their combined weight
was 20 tons. Photo by: Anders Berg/Tangaroa


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