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Feathercraft Aironaut IK

Good owner’s review here Discontinued Thanks to Tim E from BC for pointing out Feathercraft’s short-lived Aironaut IK. As with their folders, FC managed to turn the usual IK sow’s ear into a very silky looking purse. With all kayaks, it’s the … Continue reading

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Inflatable kayak construction part 2: hull forms and rigidity

Part 1: Materials and Fabrication is here See also drop stitch IKs (or more below) An inflatable kayak differs from a hardshell in many ways. An IK is wider and sits higher in the water because the hull of the … Continue reading

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