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A kayak that’s useful for fishing…

Paul Malm is a fishing guide and tackle manufacturer from Iowa , and this review was first published in the Fishing Kayak Blog. I have recently purchased a new type of fishing kayak called the WaveWalk 500 that’s very useful … Continue reading

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About Motorizing Your Fishing Kayak

Electric or gas outboard? Electric trolling motors can be very useful on kayaking ventures, but once the battery goes flat, a rather unfortunate situation, you may find yourself stranded a long distance from your initial launching spot. When this happens, … Continue reading

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Fishing Kayaks’ Hidden Costs

I’ve learned that many product carry hidden costs, and fishing kayaks are not different.

Fishing kayaks can be expensive, and when you start adding the cost of all accessories you’ll find they actually cost much more. Continue reading

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Why and How To Motorize Your Fishing Kayak

Here are some observations related to motorizing your fishing kayak: 1.) Many kayak anglers do not appreciate paddling a great distance to get to a good spot. Spending time kayak fishing is preferable to pedaling or paddling. Large, expensive motorboats that require trailers, ramps … Continue reading

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The Realization of the Stand-Up Kayak Fishing Dream

Fishing standing in a kayak has often been dismissed as an impossibility, and didn’t receive much serious attention in the fishing kayak community. Fishing kayak manufacturers, knowing they couldn’t effectively offer this as an option, tried to play down the idea … Continue reading

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How to avoid scratches in your kayak’s hull, and how to repair such scratches once they occur

Hull scratching can occur when your fishing kayak travels over sharp surfaces, such as concrete ramps, oyster bars, and sharp rocks. Scratches are usually not a problem, and do not need much attention. Nevertheless, if you want to avoid scratches on your … Continue reading

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