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Tandem Kayak Seating Position
If you just bought or are thinking about buying a tandem kayak, you will probably be wondering about seating arrangements. Who sits where? And what if you're paddling solo? Here is everything you need to know about the proper sitting…
Inflatable Kayak Safety
Despite what a lot of people think, inflatable kayaks are incredibly durable and safe. They are built to withstand tough conditions these days, thanks to modern materials and manufacturing processes. You can take them on rivers, lakes or…
Best Trolling Motor Battery Reviews
Electric trolling motors run on marine deep-cycle batteries. You probably knew that already, but it's not as simple as taking any battery from a shelf. To make sure the battery you choose is compatible with your motor, expectations and intended…
Minn Kota Digital Maximizer Worth It Review
You've read the marketing material about Minn Kota's Digital Maximizer technology. It sounds great! Up to Five Times Longer Run Time on a Single Charge. https://minnkota.com.au/technology-items/digital-maximizer-fresh/ 5x longer run…
Best Fishing Inflatable Boats Guide
If you like fishing, you may have faced the handling, transportation and storage problems involved with a traditional rigid fishing boat. It's perhaps one of the biggest reasons for avid anglers to give up their hobby. Inflatable fishing…
Best Remote Control Trolling Motors
You already know what an electric trolling motor is, but have you heard of remote control trolling motors? These innovative motors make a fisherman's job much-much easier by allowing for remote control of the boat. And there is more! The…
Inflatable Boat Trailers
What is the easiest way to haul your inflatable boat? Put the whole thing on a trailer, of course. If you have the space to store it and the time to drive a bit slower (due to towing), inflatable boat trailers are great. In this detailed…
What Is Halkey Roberts Valve
So you've bought your new inflatable boat, only to realize the valve looks way different than the one on the inflatable raft you had when you were a kid. Reading the instructions, you realize it is a Halkey-Roberts valve. But how do you…
Newport Vessels Inflatable Dinghy Review
In this review of the dinghies made by Newport Vessels, my focus will be on the different specs and features that make them the remarkable inflatable sports tenders they are. I'll also consider their production process, how they stack up against…
Lightweight Trolling Motor Batteries
Trolling motor batteries can get heavy. If you want to keep the weight of your gear to a minimum, your battery is a good place to start. Choosing a lightweight trolling motor battery is important for kayakers and inflatable boaters looking…