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by MikeCoke
Sun Nov 04, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: Trips & Locations
Topic: Lake McDonald Paddle
Replies: 3
Views: 1299

Dumbleton wrote:Looks like some bad weather was brewing up in the distance, judging by the last pic. Was that the reason the paddle was a short one, Mike?
Yes that was the reason. It startes blowing right into us so we turned back.
by MikeCoke
Mon Aug 20, 2018 1:22 am
Forum: Trips & Locations
Topic: Lake McDonald Paddle
Replies: 3
Views: 1299

Lake McDonald Paddle

Took our CONVERTIBLE KAYAK out on Lake McDonald in Glacier NP for a short paddle.
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by MikeCoke
Sat Mar 19, 2016 11:11 am
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: AEC on car roof?
Replies: 10
Views: 13423

I now have a different Beetle with a roof rack and also now have the Backbone in my Kayak.

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by MikeCoke
Thu Oct 16, 2014 12:59 am
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: AEC on car roof?
Replies: 10
Views: 13423

I have transported mine from camp site to lake on my VW with no problem.

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by MikeCoke
Fri Feb 25, 2011 3:37 am
Forum: Trips & Locations
Topic: Lake Havasu Outing
Replies: 4
Views: 8942

Lake Havasu Outing

Staying at Cattail Cove State Park and took the Kayak out for a short paddle today. Headed south from Cattail and stopped at the BLM Whytes Retreat boat in camp for a break. http://we2rv.com/Kayak/LakeHavasu/UsLakeHavasuSm.jpg http://we2rv.com/Kayak/LakeHavasu/LakeHavasuSm.jpg http://we2rv.com/Kaya...
by MikeCoke
Sun Jun 28, 2009 10:59 pm
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: My first Kayak -- From West Marine 10% off Coupons
Replies: 12
Views: 20394

I am currently not using the Backbone & enjoy the Kayak, but I have one on order. I am new to Kayaking & the Compact Touring Kayak Paddle I bought work just fine for me & my wife. Mike couple of questions. Is it sufficient to go with the inflatable without the backbone? also is the Compact Touring K...
by MikeCoke
Wed Jun 17, 2009 12:58 am
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: My first Kayak -- From West Marine 10% off Coupons
Replies: 12
Views: 20394

I have to say service from West Marine has been Great. I order my AF Convertible from the almost a moth ago & when I saw it was on sale for$450 I sent them an email asking if I coukd get the difference in what I paid & the sale price & here is the reply I got back. Dear Mike, Thank you for your emai...
by MikeCoke
Wed Jun 17, 2009 12:49 am
Forum: Advanced Frame and Advanced Frame Sport
Topic: Almost decided
Replies: 10
Views: 10475

Re: Almost decided

Don't know where you are located or where you plan on buying them but you should look at westmarine.com. Their version of the AF Convertible is on sale for $450 & includes the foot pump & the zip on double cockpit. The AdvancedFrame Solo Kayak is also on sale for $350 & includes the foot pump. The A...
by MikeCoke
Tue Jun 02, 2009 6:13 pm
Forum: Pumps
Topic: Pump differences
Replies: 1
Views: 6752

Pump differences

Is there any other difference between the AE2009 & the AE2011 pumps other than the AE2011 has a guage??
Does one have a larger pump volume per stroke?
Is one larger than the other?

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by MikeCoke
Sun May 24, 2009 12:07 am
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: My first Kayak -- From West Marine 10% off Coupons
Replies: 12
Views: 20394

Went out to the local lake a few days ago for the first use of the new West Marine Double Touring Kayak. We were only on the water about 1 hour & everything went smoothly from inflating to deflating & putting it back in the carrying bag. I put together a folder of Pics at WebShots. http://outdoors.w...
by MikeCoke
Fri May 15, 2009 7:40 pm
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: My first Kayak -- From West Marine 10% off Coupons
Replies: 12
Views: 20394

My first Kayak -- From West Marine 10% off Coupons

After doing a lot of research & reading I decided to get an Advanced Elements AdvancedFrame Convertible Kayak. I was going to order it from REI during their Anniv. Members sale at 20% off and when I checked the first day of the sale I see they put it on Sale at 15% off so I could not get the 20% off...