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by Rockpool
Fri May 20, 2016 3:44 pm
Forum: Safety
Topic: Another case study highlighting the value of a VHF
Replies: 13
Views: 2595

Re: Another case study highlighting the value of a VHF

I have a question about having a fixed 25w set ,I hope this is not a change of topic.. If you need the 25w for range and you are carring a smaller 5wt unit on your pfd and happen to get separated from the kayak.... Will the the larger set piggyback your coms at 25wt from the smaller set (mayday etc)...
by Rockpool
Mon May 16, 2016 11:00 am
Forum: Southland Region
Topic: newbie wanting local advice
Replies: 3
Views: 1291

Re: newbie wanting local advice

Cheers Snap ,I would love to take you up on that offer or at least come and check yours out some time. The 400 is a nice looking Kayak but I have only seen them in pictures . This really is a first world problem. Did you buy your kayaks locally through a dealer? I would really like to be able to wal...
by Rockpool
Wed May 11, 2016 6:26 pm
Forum: Southland Region
Topic: newbie wanting local advice
Replies: 3
Views: 1291

newbie wanting local advice

Hello all, your experience and knowledge for our local waters please.. I am based in Gore and currently researching for the purchase of my first kayak. I used to race mountain bikes competitively so at 50 I am not unfit , I just have the upper body strength of a 12 year old girl. Dropping $8500 on a...