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Old 09 April 2012, 05:09   #1
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Anybody got a cheap sit on kayak for sale

looked on ebay and the prices are ridiculous!
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Old 09 April 2012, 05:19   #2
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Anybody got a cheap sit on kayak for sale

looked on ebay and the prices are ridiculous!
Yep they are not cheap, it's wrong time of year to buy now Best looking on some kayak websites on the for sale sections.
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Old 09 April 2012, 05:53   #3
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Old 09 April 2012, 06:31   #4
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Very true, I wish that I never had sold mine.
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I was thinking of buying one of these myself but I have a couple of questions: (a) are they as safe as the normal sit-in types with the spray apron thingy? and (b) does kayaking knacker your shoulders?
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I was thinking of buying one of these myself but I have a couple of questions: (a) are they as safe as the normal sit-in types with the spray apron thingy? and (b) does kayaking knacker your shoulders?
I have a couple of frenzys great fun surfing big waves and you don't get trapped in like a sit in one
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I was thinking of buying one of these myself but I have a couple of questions: (a) are they as safe as the normal sit-in types with the spray apron thingy? and (b) does kayaking knacker your shoulders?
(a) for the novice probably safer. (b) like any new exercise you will feel it if you have not used these muscles before, but it is good exercise and the fuel is reasonably cheap (mars bars)
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i agree, great cheap fun and allows people who like me cant surf, to surf!
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I bought one a couple of years ago and ended up buying new as the used prices were so high.

Shouldn't knacker your shoulders unless you're doing something wrong!
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I was thinking of buying one of these myself but I have a couple of questions: (a) are they as safe as the normal sit-in types with the spray apron thingy? and (b) does kayaking knacker your shoulders?
I have a single and a double sit on and I can get back into both of them (Perception) if they capsize which is a major plus point to me.

Mine are also broad which aids stability but does add a lot to the drag so are not good for long distances.

Great exercise and will built up your upper body if used regularly
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