Here's a Naish carbon stand-up paddle that retails for $3.99, next to my "copy" which didn't cost anything to make and took an hour or so of work.

Here’s a Naish carbon stand-up paddle that retails for $3.99, next to my “copy” which didn’t cost anything to make and took an hour or so of work.

Here’s a better, quicker, inexpensive way to make a paddle.