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by ronorliz
Fri Aug 05, 2011 11:42 am
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: is use of thwart optional?
Replies: 5
Views: 9441

Just back from our maiden voyage with our dog...we tried paddling both with and without the thwart. The only real difference was that without the thwart our dog had more room. We do have the backbone so maybe that's why there was no change to the shape of the kayak or handling when we removed the th...
by ronorliz
Thu Aug 04, 2011 6:39 am
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: is use of thwart optional?
Replies: 5
Views: 9441

is use of thwart optional?

We'll be taking our maiden voyage tomorrow (two adults and our 50 lb australian shepherd for an easy flatwater paddle). Wondered if we end up needing more space for our dog, if it would it be OK to simply not use the thwart? We have a backbone for our AE1007 convertible. Thanks for any insights/advi...
by ronorliz
Thu Aug 04, 2011 6:07 am
Forum: Backbones
Topic: helpful BB installation video
Replies: 2
Views: 8038

helpful BB installation video

We just got our kayak (AE1007 convertible) and were having a tough time with the backbone installation until we came across this video. It answered all of our questions. Here's the link-
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ph3nPKx9 ... dded#at=14
by ronorliz
Wed Jul 27, 2011 7:19 am
Forum: Misc.
Topic: most comfortable PFD for AE tandem
Replies: 3
Views: 8649

most comfortable PFD for AE tandem

Long time canoeing, but first time kayaking...
Any opinions on most comfortable PFD to use with the seats in this inflatable kayak on flatwater? Half-mesh back or full floatation back PFD?
Thanks for any insights.