Yoke Pads

Bourquin Boats Yoke PadsStandard Yoke Pads

Bolts on, fits wider curved yokes, up to 7/8" thick. - $62

E-Standard Yoke Pads

Bolt on, bolts even closer together, almost horizontal, for yokes up to 7/8" thick. This pad fits most wood yokes on the commercial market today. - $62

Aluma-Yoke Pads

Bolts fit most aluminum yokes up to 1 1/2" thick. - $62

Adjustable Pads

(photo at left) Clamp on, no holes required, adjusts to accomodate different shoulder widths. Features 5/8" unfinshed plywood with outer 1/4" aluminum bar to form a clamp, tightened with stainless steel bolts, washers and wing nuts. Fits yokes up to 3" wide, 1 1/2" thick.

Standard Adjustable Pads: 4" x 8" pads- $72

Lightweight Adjustable Pads: 3" x 6" pads - $62

Yoke Pads Feature:

Yoke PadsVinyl Covering: Waterproof and durable, prevents foam from absorbing water. Attached with brass upholstery tacks for easy replacement when worn.

4" High Density Foam: Compressed to 2 1/2" during construction. This layer provides superb comfort while portaging.

1/2" Closed Cell Foam: Provides extra padding from bolt heads for sensitive shoulders. Glued to both the plywood base and 4" foam to prevent slipping.

5/8" Underlayment Plywood: Rounded corners for comfort. Spar varnished for protection and longevity.

Bolts, Washers and Nuts: Stainless steel to resist corrosion.

Bourquin Boats Yoke Pads

Anatomy of a Bourquin Boat Yoke Pad:

1. Vinyl Covering

2. 4" High Density Foam

3. ½" Closed Cell Foam.

4. Stainless Steel Machine Screws

5. 5/8" Underlayment Plywood


Yoke Pads may be purchased at the following Midwest stores:

Canadian Waters in Ely, MN 800-255-2922

Northwest Canoe in St Paul, MN 651-229-0192

Stone Harbor Wilderness Supply in Grand Marais, MN 218-387-3136

Piragis Northwoods Company in Ely, MN 800-223-6565

Email and phone orders for Adjustable Pads only: Boundary Waters Journal catalogue, 1-800-548-7319

All prices are subject to change without notice.

BOURQUIN BOATS     1568 McMAHAN BLVD.     ELY, MINNESOTA 55731     PHONE: 218-365-5499