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by Racer48
Wed Oct 01, 2008 6:30 pm
Forum: Trips & Locations
Topic: Going to S Lake tahoe
Replies: 7
Views: 10496

well when ya do make it out, gimme a buzz, i will certainly go back there again, as well as a couple other lakes nearby, they have amazing camping areas very close by, as well as the gamling facilities/hotels all within 15-20 mins driving time. we ate dinner at Harrah's, a buffet which was on the 18...
by Racer48
Mon Sep 29, 2008 8:33 pm
Forum: Trips & Locations
Topic: Going to S Lake tahoe
Replies: 7
Views: 10496

ok i had the most fun i've had in years, Mrs48 was totally blindsided for her anniversary gift. We chose Echo lakes for our paddle adventure. She loved every moment, If anyone ever gets the chance to be in Tahoe, i strongly recommend going there, its peaceful and scenic. They dont allow jetskis, or ...
by Racer48
Thu Sep 25, 2008 5:38 pm
Forum: Trips & Locations
Topic: First Experience Yosemite / Tenaya / Mono Lake - pics inside
Replies: 7
Views: 19767

thats some great terrain, i might have to paddle that area in the near future, gotta focus on Tahoe first though, leaving tomorrow afternoon :D :D
by Racer48
Tue Sep 23, 2008 5:50 pm
Forum: Trips & Locations
Topic: Going to S Lake tahoe
Replies: 7
Views: 10496

Re: Going to S Lake tahoe

hahaha. nice. reminded me of when Al Bundy bought Peggy a bowling ball for her birthday. ;) (quote] I remember that episode !!!! LOL anyways, she was very jealous about me getting one, and stated she wanted to paddle with me and Racer48jr. So i figured this would be the best way to get most of the ...
by Racer48
Sun Sep 21, 2008 9:10 pm
Forum: Trips & Locations
Topic: Going to S Lake tahoe
Replies: 7
Views: 10496

Going to S Lake tahoe

Im heading to South Lake Tahoe for our anniversary this upcoming weekend Sept 26th-28th. Can anyone recommend some spots to paddle? I see Echo Lake, Fallen Leaf Lake, and Emerald Bay (worried about power boaters). I'm taking my Expedition, and a DF2, soon to be bought from Airkayaks.com (she will fi...
by Racer48
Thu Sep 04, 2008 4:24 pm
Forum: Repairs, Cleaning & Maintainance
Topic: Water repellent & UV protectant
Replies: 6
Views: 10901

alllrighty then, i think im off to Lake Mendocino for a test run :D :D
by Racer48
Thu Sep 04, 2008 10:41 am
Forum: Repairs, Cleaning & Maintainance
Topic: Water repellent & UV protectant
Replies: 6
Views: 10901

so basically one shouldnt launch without treating the surfaces first ?
by Racer48
Wed Sep 03, 2008 9:23 pm
Forum: Repairs, Cleaning & Maintainance
Topic: Water repellent & UV protectant
Replies: 6
Views: 10901

The fabric as it is already has a pvc laminate coating on the underside to help with water repellent. You can spray more on the outside if desired. You can also apply the UV protectant. .................... Jeremy 8) I just purchased an Expedition from Holly and Chuck from Airkayaks.com (thanks guy...
by Racer48
Sun Aug 31, 2008 6:50 am
Forum: Repairs, Cleaning & Maintainance
Topic: Disassembly
Replies: 1
Views: 5273

Disassembly

Im reading the instructions on the Expedition, and saw where it said you can disassemble the boat. How much of the boat is available for parts purchase so to speak ? I see on thie AE parts page, there are certain items, but how bout the rest of the boat ? if this has been asked before, and i missed ...
by Racer48
Sat Aug 30, 2008 9:03 am
Forum: Inflation & Valves
Topic: How to Tell How Many PSI?
Replies: 3
Views: 10658

there are probably some ingenius ways to do it, but getting a guage, and placing it inline would work.
by Racer48
Wed Aug 20, 2008 11:22 pm
Forum: Clubs and Meet & Paddle
Topic: Clubs for kayaking ?
Replies: 7
Views: 16052

thanks for the info, i will keep that in mind regarding Mcsnobs :)
by Racer48
Wed Aug 13, 2008 11:31 pm
Forum: Clubs and Meet & Paddle
Topic: Clubs for kayaking ?
Replies: 7
Views: 16052

thank you very much, that give's me more options :)
by Racer48
Tue Aug 12, 2008 5:36 pm
Forum: Clubs and Meet & Paddle
Topic: Clubs for kayaking ?
Replies: 7
Views: 16052

thanks :) , i will check into the paddling.net for some leads.
by Racer48
Sun Aug 10, 2008 9:49 pm
Forum: Clubs and Meet & Paddle
Topic: Clubs for kayaking ?
Replies: 7
Views: 16052

Clubs for kayaking ?

Im very new to the scene, but learning quickly..... However i was wondering if there are actual clubs that support kayaking, and if so, is there a directory to check. I live a couple hrs north of the SF bay area, and have numerous locations to paddle. Im not interested in whitewater kayaking....... ...
by Racer48
Sun Aug 10, 2008 8:39 pm
Forum: Spray Skirts, Dry Bags, Foot Braces, Seats etc.
Topic: Seat for Expedition
Replies: 6
Views: 13865

my buddy got some of that thick foam padding from REI and carved one to fit his hind quarters. it pretty much kept me comfy when i went out for my first outing