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by forkush
Fri May 19, 2017 5:14 pm
Forum: Spray Skirts, Dry Bags, Foot Braces, Seats etc.
Topic: Comfortable seating with a drop-stitch floor
Replies: 2
Views: 2160

Comfortable seating with a drop-stitch floor

The firm drop-stitch floor is fine for two and three-hour paddles, but I'm about to spend nine hours in one day in my Advanced Frame Convertible. Has anyone had any success adding padding to the stock seats, and if so, how? Or are there other solutions?
by forkush
Sat Feb 25, 2017 4:52 pm
Forum: Spray Skirts, Dry Bags, Foot Braces, Seats etc.
Topic: Folding up an AF Convertible with the Foot Pegs installed?
Replies: 1
Views: 2070

Folding up an AF Convertible with the Foot Pegs installed?

A couple days ago I loosely folded up my AF Convertible with the foot pegs still installed in the rear tandem paddler position, and I just inspected it to see if it caused any issues. The pegs, tubes, and DS floor all appear to be unscathed. I offset the pedals so they would not crunch against each ...
by forkush
Sun Jul 13, 2014 10:37 am
Forum: Issues/Problems
Topic: Floor seems to lose pressure at room temperature w/no leaks
Replies: 2
Views: 4285

Floor seems to lose pressure at room temperature w/no leaks

After about three hours out on the river, the standard floor in my convertible seemed very soft, but I since I didn't want to rely on just my perception, I hooked it up to my AE double-action pump. The pressure reading was close to zero. So I tried the soapy water thing - no bubbles from pinhole lea...
by forkush
Tue Jun 24, 2014 9:41 pm
Forum: Stories & Blogs
Topic: AF Convertibe used in ABC Nightline show
Replies: 1
Views: 5422

Pretty cool, but those links no longer lead to the episode, so...

http://abcnews.go.com/Nightline/video/c ... e-17054267

They take the AE1007 out at 45 seconds.