DIY Kabura's

Here's where you get your hands dirty, so to speak. So if you like to build or customize things for the yak, this is your forum
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Dogmatix
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Joined: Sat Feb 04, 2017 8:02 pm
Kayak Make: Jackson
Kayak Model: Kraken 15.5
Location: Christchurch

Mon Mar 06, 2017 2:25 pm

Any one making them ? I was thinking of building some stock over winter.

dedant
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Kayak Make: Jackson Kayaks
Kayak Model: Kraken
VHF Call Sign: ZMU5052
Location: West Auckland

Mon Mar 06, 2017 2:53 pm

Repacement "flies" 50% of at my local H&F , painted ball or bean sinkers, glue on wobbly eyes ( also in clearance bin ) job done! ( I haven't yet though) Maybe drill out ( PITA) hole in the sinker and slide a length of empty ball point pen inner through to lesson the wear on the leader?
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Dogmatix
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Location: Christchurch

Mon Mar 06, 2017 6:46 pm

Cheers Dedant it was little things like the Pen tube that I wanted ideas on started the collection just need some more powder paints :)

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Jordan_jh
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Kayak Make: Ocean kayak
Kayak Model: tetra
Location: Whakatane

Mon Mar 06, 2017 7:27 pm

Dogmatix wrote:Cheers Dedant it was little things like the Pen tube that I wanted ideas on started the collection just need some more powder paints :)

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I used the plastic tube from a cotton bud


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Dogmatix
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Kayak Make: Jackson
Kayak Model: Kraken 15.5
Location: Christchurch

Mon Mar 06, 2017 9:18 pm

Dang chur.

Casualtyward
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Kayak Make: Ocean
Kayak Model: Prowler 4.3 Ultra
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Location: Auckland

Mon Mar 06, 2017 9:39 pm

Dogmatix wrote:Cheers Dedant it was little things like the Pen tube that I wanted ideas on started the collection just need some more powder paints :)

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So that's where all the orange Lucanus skirts have gone!


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