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by river_rat
Sun Aug 10, 2008 3:27 pm
Forum: Backbones
Topic: AF 10.5 Backbone report
Replies: 11
Views: 21713

More on the backbone

First, the deck lift chambers seem fine. It's just the coamings that don't stay very inflated. No bigee. It's important to get the backbone centered. I put it in, then inflate the main chamber about 80 percent. I'll eyeball it till it's as centered as it can get and even roll it over to see how cent...
by river_rat
Fri Aug 08, 2008 4:13 pm
Forum: Backbones
Topic: AF 10.5 Backbone report
Replies: 11
Views: 21713

ooops

I meant to say, coaming chamber, lift chamber, and twist valves.
by river_rat
Fri Aug 08, 2008 3:58 pm
Forum: Backbones
Topic: AF 10.5 Backbone report
Replies: 11
Views: 21713

AF 10.5 Backbone report

Since getting my AF 10.5 a month or so ago I've gone out at least 10 times and am loving it. I ordered a backbone and it arrived yesterday (when I told my friend I was getting a backbone. her comment was: oh, yeah... so when are you getting a life! Sweet girl). Anyway here's the report for those int...
by river_rat
Fri Aug 08, 2008 5:22 am
Forum: Compare Models
Topic: advanced frame + dragonfly?
Replies: 8
Views: 17648

Thanks - quick follow-up

Thanks for the replies. Very helpful. Quick follow-up question: How about leg-room in the Dragonfly? The AF seems to have plenty, more than enough. I can even have room to put a towel in a plastic bag in the very front. But would I notice the lack of leg room in the Dragonfly? And yes, weight is a b...
by river_rat
Mon Aug 04, 2008 4:07 pm
Forum: Compare Models
Topic: advanced frame + dragonfly?
Replies: 8
Views: 17648

advanced frame + dragonfly?

I've had my Advanced Frame for about a month now and love it. Nashville thankfully has hundreds of miles of rivers and some very large lakes chocked full of mysterious creeks. Anyway, I'd like to get a second kayak so I can invite people along on my adventures. Any thoughts of a Dragonfly as number ...