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by sonar
Mon Oct 17, 2011 11:08 am
Forum: Advanced Frame Expedition & Ultralite
Topic: Kayaking Adventures
Replies: 170
Views: 267706

Great picture. Here is another rare photo of what seems to be a new type sub... coming up or going down Come to think of it it's still going down.. Click on the photo for a bigger picture.. http://img571.imageshack.us/img571/4171/dscn1705.th.jpg Sorry it was my mates very first water skiing lesson A...
by sonar
Sun Oct 16, 2011 11:27 pm
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: Backbone and inflation tips? for a newbie
Replies: 3
Views: 10048

Hi mowog Welcome to the forum. There are loads of sections on the forum by the time you have read 10% of them your be well on your way to knowing a lot about your Kayak and the many additions 'hints 'and tips. By the way you get faster at inflating the more you do it. seems the first time takes a wh...
by sonar
Fri Oct 14, 2011 10:54 pm
Forum: Stories & Blogs
Topic: AE kayak spotted in unrelated video
Replies: 5
Views: 11191

Hi JimD

The tent has what seems to me far to many ropes hanging off of it but the kayak on the van roof is looking good.
by sonar
Fri Oct 14, 2011 10:13 am
Forum: Dragonfly 2 and Lagoon 2 Tandem Models
Topic: Are we too heavy for the Dragonfly2?
Replies: 9
Views: 19664

mazzwh wrote:good post ,thx very much
Hi mazzwh

Welcome to the forum the site that is full of information for the advanced elements products.

And a great membership that should be able to help with anything in respect of advanced elements ..
by sonar
Fri Oct 14, 2011 10:10 am
Forum: Stories & Blogs
Topic: AE kayak spotted in unrelated video
Replies: 5
Views: 11191

diemonde wrote:Hi Jim,

Do you have a screenshot or the link where to open this flv, because I don't want to download 147MB :-)
Likewise as I have a real slow connection due to the area I live.
by sonar
Wed Oct 12, 2011 11:39 pm
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: Which pump
Replies: 13
Views: 23376

Hi SuperMario I use a large double stirrup pump to inflate my Kayak. as you said inflates quite fast. and then I leave it in the car on shore. But I carry a small foot bellows pump under the rear deck along with the punture repair kit. So my answer would be both. The bellows pump will and does take ...
by sonar
Tue Oct 11, 2011 11:32 pm
Forum: Inflation & Valves
Topic: Has anyone tried joining side tubes' air intakes together?
Replies: 4
Views: 12145

I did a few years ago make or start to made my own inflatable starting with the bladders. I say bladders what I should have said was 3 bladders all conected to one pump. never worked for me . one bladder always seemed to have more air in it than the others. I found it was better to inflate each one ...
by sonar
Tue Oct 11, 2011 8:13 am
Forum: Misc.
Topic: Paddling Technique.
Replies: 12
Views: 27081

Hi ToAdventure.

welcome to the forum.
you find a lot of help and good advice by looking though the posts and from other forum members.
by sonar
Fri Oct 07, 2011 11:19 pm
Forum: Stories & Blogs
Topic: It ain't just nature that's out to get you!
Replies: 7
Views: 17024

Sorted now then. hope to see some U.K. bloggs soon then. Well when the weather warms up Next year. :lol: This is the sort of marine traffic we have to contend with here in the northeast. 2 ships when kayak fishing. http://img717.imageshack.us/img717/9429/norqueen1edit.th.jpg http://img832.imageshack...
by sonar
Thu Oct 06, 2011 9:24 pm
Forum: Advanced Frame Expedition & Ultralite
Topic: Larger skeg
Replies: 1
Views: 6911

This is an old post but was thinking have you managed to find any information.? or are you still looking for a solution. Had mine at sea as well in high winds and yes it does get moved about a little faster than the hard shell kayaks. I think it is just the fact there light and full of wind. I cant ...
by sonar
Thu Oct 06, 2011 9:18 pm
Forum: Stories & Blogs
Topic: It ain't just nature that's out to get you!
Replies: 7
Views: 17024

Re: It ain't just nature that's out to get you!

I'm in the process of buying a small (incredibly teeny tiny for all you American-continent readers) campervan, so I can potter around the UK and take my convertible with me. I'm the sort of bloke wot reads up on stuff, so I joined a small motorhome forum, and this was posted just yesterday... http:...
by sonar
Tue Oct 04, 2011 11:03 pm
Forum: Inflation & Valves
Topic: Has anyone tried joining side tubes' air intakes together?
Replies: 4
Views: 12145

Have you tried this yourself yet.?
by sonar
Tue Oct 04, 2011 11:01 pm
Forum: Advanced Frame Expedition & Ultralite
Topic: AE Kayaks : Nocturnal setup
Replies: 2
Views: 6398

I now have something like this but use a small 10 amp light bulb and a small motorcycle battery. the power stays on for 12 hours not that i should be at sea that long. what amp is your bulb.? what battery do you use .? how long does it last .? I am asking because your light seems so bright. I would ...
by sonar
Tue Oct 04, 2011 10:58 pm
Forum: Strait Edge Kayaks and Canoe
Topic: Canoing J-Stroke awesome technique website
Replies: 2
Views: 7755

The J stroke is this a paddle stroke that you use in a kayak or an open Canoe.

I have in the past used the J stroke in an open canoe but never tried in the A.F kayak.
by sonar
Tue Oct 04, 2011 10:46 pm
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: How to paddle correctly
Replies: 8
Views: 13143

Hi SuperMario.

Welcome to the forum.

I guess the very first question will have to be do you have a backbone fitted.?