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Feathercraft Java kayak review

In early 2016, Feathecraft dropped the Java/Gemini and Aironaut to stick with folding kayaks. In 2017 Feathecraft closed for good. In 2007 I was looking to move on from my Sunny to something a bit longer and self-bailing. The two boats that … Continue reading

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Inflatable kayaks – do you need a skeg?

Revised summer 2018 See also this about rudders And read this about decks Short answer: Yes. It’s easier to go straight while paddling as hard as you like, and since 2014 all Gumotex come with them, as do many others. Some can be mounted … Continue reading

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