Advanced Elements AdvancedFrame Expedition Kayak

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Featuring a rigid aluminum frame for outstanding performance that rivals hard-shell kayaks, this rugged inflatable offers plenty of storage for longer trips and easily sets up in only a few minutes.

- REI

The AdvancedFrame Expedition is a thirteen foot hybrid of a folding frame kayak and an inflatable kayak. As with all AdvancedFrame models, the Expedition incorporates a proven aluminum rib-frame technology in the bow and stern, providing increased paddling performance. Increased length adds to the tracking performance and hull speed. You get plenty of on-board storage room for extended trips, and it sets up in just a few minutes. The Expedition is compact enough to take along on a weekend or week-long adventure.

- CampSaver.com

Advanced Elements Advanced Frame Expedition Inflatable Kayak - The Advanced Frame Expedition kayak is a hybrid combining the best features of a folding frame kayak with those of an inflatable kayak. The Expedition's bow slices through water like a knife and tracks just as well as any hard shell kayak. Built-in aluminum ribs help define the bow and stern and improve maneuverability greatly. The stern also acts as a skeg, further increasing the tracking performance. The low center of gravity in the design provides great stability and effortless paddling. Nine air chambers provide additional buoyancy and the unique kayak shape. Three layers of rugged material increase the puncture resistance of the kayak.The heavy-duty

- Outdoorplay

The AdvancedFrame Expedition Kayak from Advanced Elements is highly versatile with a low center of gravity that provides good stability and easy paddling. A hybrid folding frame and inflatable kayak that sets up quickly, it's compact enough to take along on weekend adventures and at the same time has the storage capacity and durability for extended trips.

- Mountain Gear