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Semperit Forelle – the original IK

In 2017 I bought an old Forelle 2. Read more about the… • …afternoon refurb • Semperit at Sea • Semperit at Sea 2 • Semperit Mori • Semperit autopsy Not for the first time I will boldly speculate that … Continue reading

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Overhauling a Grabner H2

by Gael Auffret Gael’s H2 review here, compared with other kayaks here, and solo paddle up the Scottish Sea Kayak Trail: Part 1 – Part 2 After more than 12 years my tandem Grabner H2 IK was showing signs of wear all over. The most … Continue reading

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Inflatable kayak construction. Part 1: fabrics and fabrication

I’m not an expert on any of these matters; it’s just what I’ve learned over the years. I update these pages as I learn more and welcome your corrections. This original article got a bit rambley so was split into two. Part … Continue reading

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