Advanced Elements AdvancedFrame Convertible Kayak

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Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

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With a rigid bow and stern plus a multi-chamber inflatable hull, the AdvancedFrame Convertible Inflatable Kayak offers performance and portability for one or two paddlers.

- REI

Advanced Elements Advanced Frame Convertible Inflatable Kayak - The Advanced Frame Convertible kayak is uniquely designed to be paddled solo or tandem. It combines the best features of a folding frame kayak with those of an inflatable kayak. Built-in aluminum ribs help define the bow and stern, greatly improving maneuverability. The bow slices through water like a knife and tracks just as well as any hard shell kayak. The stern also acts as a skeg, further increasing the Convertible's tracking performance. The low center of gravity provides great stability and effortless paddling. Nine air chambers provide additional buoyancy and the three layers of rugged material increase the puncture resistance of the kayak.

- Outdoorplay

The Adventure Elements, AdvancedFrame Convertible Kayak is a fifteen foot kayak that can be paddled solo or tandem. With an open deck design, you can easily enter and exit the boat or utilize the optional single or double decks to convert your AdvancedFrame Convertible from an open deck to a closed deck kayak in a matter of seconds. The design of this kayak combines our rigid bow and stern rib-frame design with the versatility of tandem or solo seating positions and interchangeable decks. AdvancedFrame Convertible Conversion Decks - Improved Design: Attach either optional Conversion Decks to make your AdvancedFrame Convertible a closed deck solo or tandem kayak in a matter of seconds! Newly re-designed, the Single Deck sports a series of d-rings with bungee deck lacing, arched deck riser aluminum stays, and a rear cargo hatch while the Double Deck has d-rings and a mesh pocket for enhanced gear stowage.

- CampSaver.com

The AdvancedFrame(TM) Convertible Kayak is a fifteen foot kayak that can be paddled solo or tandem. With the optional single or double decks you can convert your AdvancedFrame(TM) Convertible kayak into a solo or tandem kayak in a matter of seconds. This new design incorporates the rigid bow and stern frame with the versatility of an interchangeable deck. SPECIAL FEATURES:Hull Design: Built-in aluminum ribs define the bow and stern and improve tracking.Durable: 3 Layers of material for extreme puncture resistance.Easy To Set Up: PreAssembled at the factory. Simply unfold, inflate and attach the seats.Comfortable: High support, adjustable padded seats provides comfort for hours of paddling.Versatile: 3 Seat locations allow for paddling solo or tandem.SPECIFICATIONS:Length: 15'Width: 32"Weight: 56 lbs (25 kg)MaxWt.: 550 lbs (249 kg)Color: Red/GrayFEATURES:New advanced inflation valves2 Adjustable padded back supportsD-ring tie downsMolded low-profile rubber handlesReinforced bow and stern seamsDry storage compartmentDurable double-coated fabricPaddle holdersSkeg tracking fin6 ChambersDeck lacing for quick access to gearRip-stop fabricACCESSORIES INCLUDED:Carrying Duffel Bag2 Folding SeatsRepair KitOwner's Manual*Single Deck and Double Deck kit sold separately*

- Mountains Plus