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.


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 is a thirteen foot hybrid of a folding frame kayak and an inflatable kayak. There is plenty of on-board storage room for extended trips. It sets up in just a few minutes and is compact enough to take along on a weekend adventure. The increased length adds to the tracking performance and the improved shape increases the hull speed.SPECIAL FEATURES:Good Stability: Low center of gravity design provides good stability and easy paddling.Multiple Chambers: 9 Chambers provide additional buoyancy and unique kayak shape.Easy To Set Up: New Twistlok valves and high flow Spring valves allow for quick setup time.Comfortable: Raised deck and adjustable lumbar seat provides comfort for hours of paddling.Hull Design: Built-in aluminum ribs define the bow and stern and improve tracking.SPECIFICATIONS:Length: 13Width: 32Weight: 42 lbs (19 kg)MaxWt.: 450 lbs (204 kg)Color: Yellow/GrayFEATURES:New advanced inflation valvesAdjustable seat with inflatable lumbar supportInflatable coaming for attaching a spray skirtMolded rubber handlesHard edge bow and sternWelded seamsBungee deck lacingNeoprene knuckle guardMassive storage compartmentReinforced bow and sternSkeg tracking finD-ring tie downsFoot braceACCESSORIES INCLUDED:Carrying Duffel BagFolding SeatRepair KitOwners Manual

- Mountains Plus

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