The pygmy taiga wilderness tripper is a classic wooden canoe. build your own canoe with our stitch and glue kit! construction is a snap with no prior woodworking. Boat articles; stitch & glue; cedar strip building; urea formaldehyde glue; polyurethane adhesives. first, polyurethane, pu for short or sometimes pur, is not a. Following swedish small boat designer/buider/sailor sven yrvind’s blog has given me confidence to consider building my boat of a foam core glass fibre sandwich.