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by jimbo
Tue Sep 30, 2008 3:40 am
Forum: Pumps
Topic: pump with guage
Replies: 6
Views: 15666

jimbo, was that the ultralite expedition? If it was, AE took the initiative on their own some time ago and sent me (and I presume everybody who owns an ultralight) a new inner bladder. I inquired as to what I should be looking for when replacing it, and they mentioned something about "white spots" ...
by jimbo
Mon Sep 29, 2008 5:45 pm
Forum: Pumps
Topic: pump with guage
Replies: 6
Views: 15666

Air pump with gauge??? Model produced by AE???

I was thinking about getting an air pump with a gauge after finding two pin holes in my expedition's main tubes. Two drops of glue did the trick but it got me wondering. I figured these two pin holes found near the seam were possibly due to overinflation? The only trouble is, I was out with the boat...
by jimbo
Sun Sep 16, 2007 7:33 am
Forum: Repairs, Cleaning & Maintainance
Topic: Waterproofing Deck Material?
Replies: 5
Views: 10853

Waterproofing Deck Material?

I used about a can and a half on my expedition and found that it helps a little bit; but, nothing replaces just leaving out in the sun for awhile after you ride. You could use it, but in my experience it doesn't totally make the water not soak the material. I applied the thundershield on the kayack ...
by jimbo
Thu Jul 12, 2007 3:44 am
Forum: Repairs, Cleaning & Maintainance
Topic: Waterproofing Deck Material?
Replies: 5
Views: 10853

Waterproofing Deck Material?

Has anybody had any experince with waterproofing the deck material? I was thinking of using a silicone spray like, "McNett's Thunder Shield Silicone Waterproofing Spray"
by jimbo
Fri May 11, 2007 4:11 am
Forum: Compare Models
Topic: Looking for some expert advice
Replies: 4
Views: 9145

Thanks to everyone.

OK made my decision, it is the Expedition. Thanks for everyone's help, and I hope I will be reporting good news when the boat arrives next Friday.

Jimbo
by jimbo
Wed May 09, 2007 4:35 am
Forum: Compare Models
Topic: Looking for some expert advice
Replies: 4
Views: 9145

Looking for some expert advice

Im currently looking at the advanced frame and the expedition and Im trying to decide which boat is best for me. My wife has the dragonfly which is realy nice, but I felt alot of wag when paddling. Dont get me wrong the dragonfly has it's pro's cause it is only 19#s and could be walked anywhere so I...