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by chrish
Thu Mar 14, 2013 3:58 am
Forum: Advanced Frame and Advanced Frame Sport
Topic: Make sure you read the manuel..a tale of woe...
Replies: 8
Views: 10369

Thanks for your all your advice guys. I guess I should have a practice in shallow water and find something to bail with to take out with. As you know space on an advanced elements kayak is limited but the last few trips i have been on I have put the double action handpump in a water proof bag and pu...
by chrish
Sun Mar 10, 2013 7:26 am
Forum: Advanced Frame and Advanced Frame Sport
Topic: Make sure you read the manuel..a tale of woe...
Replies: 8
Views: 10369

I have taken the kayak out twice since the first disastrous maiden voyage. The difference with using a properly inflated kayak with the BB was staggering - the equivalent of changing a scooter for a superbike. I was surprised how it cut effortlessly through some pretty big swells and seemed to handl...
by chrish
Sat Feb 23, 2013 7:02 am
Forum: Advanced Frame and Advanced Frame Sport
Topic: Make sure you read the manuel..a tale of woe...
Replies: 8
Views: 10369

Make sure you read the manuel..a tale of woe...

Just thought I would share the day I had today - I was a bit of an idiot and it could have turned out a lot worse. I'm sure there is a lesson to be learnt here.. :) So I got my advanced Frame Kayak today - I have been looking forward to getting out onto the water for months. I live in Sabah in Borne...
by chrish
Sat Feb 23, 2013 5:34 am
Forum: Advanced Frame and Advanced Frame Sport
Topic: Plastic Insert for Bow & Stern
Replies: 16
Views: 17446

Sorry guys - can someone tell me what a DS floor is? Thanks
by chrish
Tue Jan 08, 2013 3:05 am
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: AF convertible for use in offshore
Replies: 7
Views: 13150

Thanks Pearly, Just one final worry that I had - I just realized that the decks to convert it to a closed Kayak are not included. Do you think these are necessary for open sea? by open I mean 1-2 miles offshore. I have never paddled much in an open Kayak always preferring a closed Kayak to prevent w...
by chrish
Wed Jan 02, 2013 6:02 am
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: AF convertible for use in offshore
Replies: 7
Views: 13150

Thanks guys - i have ordered it from the nearest stockist in Singapore....just got to wait until its in stock!
by chrish
Fri Dec 07, 2012 7:23 pm
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: AF convertible for use in offshore
Replies: 7
Views: 13150

AF convertible for use in offshore

Dear All I live in Borneo and have been looking at buying an AF convertible for me and the wife to use in the ocean. There are several offshore islands that we can paddle out too plus mangrove swamp along some of the coastline. I just had a couple of questions and I'm sorry if these have already bee...