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Incept K40 – speed, straps and storage

No doubt about it, the K40 is fast enough for an IK. Last night was a calm but chilly evening, not very inviting so I settled on some effort and endurance rather than relaxed fun, nosing along the coast. Alone … Continue reading

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A windy weekend

Normally on a decent weekend up here (as pictured left) there’ll be half a dozen vans with their distinctive kayak racks parked down at the beach. This weekend they’d all clearly read the forecast, but keen to get some hours … Continue reading

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The Wasp Factory

I’ve been watching a range of weather forecasts in a bid to try and get a feel for things around here. With no hurricanes predicted, last night I went out for a paddle along the shore. Even now it’s light here … Continue reading

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Incept K40 Tasman inflatable kayak review

What’s in the bag? The other night I tipped out the contents of the blue bag and unrolled the boat from a factory-packed volume which, like a new Alpacka, it’s never likely to regain (see below in red). It all … Continue reading

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Incept K40 Tasman kayak preview

Missed the K40 intro? – it’s here. For a brief test run and video of the Incept K40 kayak, skip to this. For my initial impressions of my K40, go here. With three months on the coast of northwest Scotland … Continue reading

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Incept Tasman K40 test in Scotland

Some of the observations I made here have been corrected once I actually bought and used a K40. A couple of months ago I speculated about how the Incept K40 may well be my long-sought successor to my ageing Gumotex … Continue reading

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Adios to the Sunny ~ check out the Solar 410C

After nearly six years of splashing about, this week I gave my sun-faded Gumotex Sunny away to a mate and his kids. It was probably only worth £100. Coincidentally, Gumotex confirmed they’ve stopped selling the Sunny in Europe while introducing the new and … Continue reading

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