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Inflatable Kayaks, any good?


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Depends on what you are used to. There are some that are almost the equivalent of hard shell kayak, but they are pricey. If it's a toy, then there are cheaper options. If you are used to a proper sea kayak, or DRR boat, you'll be disappointed! But, they can be better than a sit-on-top, which IMO is not a kayak!

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I use a Sevylor 1000, which is an older model now.

Takes 2 people sober or 4 to 5 when shitfaced, paddles like a rigid, 3 separate air chambers, floor is inflatable and can be used as a paddle board, tuff, complies with YNZ Regs requiring 'a dingy', when used as a 'race requirement dingy' I can deploy it faster than a liferaft......and be onto my 2nd beer before those with dingys tied on deck get even close to deployment ;) 

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