Cross Sections

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Nikumi Cross Sections – Unlike the many single chine Greenland designs in the manual, the Nikumi is a multi-chine Baidaka. As a result, it has much closer spacing between the gunwales and several chines. There is no need to create a concave curvature between the chines and gunwale, though the curvature is required for the wider span between the keel and chine 1.