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by canotrouge
Wed Jul 17, 2013 5:35 am
Forum: Boats and Gear for Sale
Topic: 2001 Dagger Caption
Replies: 1
Views: 874

Re: 2001 Dagger Caption

That look like a deal to me.... To bad I'm so far from it!!
by canotrouge
Tue Jul 16, 2013 4:14 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: An HQ series of videos for everyone worth watching.
Replies: 10
Views: 3825

Re: An HQ series of videos for everyone worth watching.

Thank you Jim, these videos, will save life!!

Cheers
David
by canotrouge
Tue Jul 16, 2013 1:06 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Help Choosing my First WW Solo Canoe
Replies: 17
Views: 4856

Re: Help Choosing my First WW Solo Canoe

Esquif Spark, or Mill Brook boat Rayge or Inferno or Shacho.... THe Zephir is an other option...
by canotrouge
Mon Jul 15, 2013 2:29 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Saddle mods for a kid?
Replies: 5
Views: 1194

Re: Saddle mods for a kid?

Cool. Picture would be really appreciated!!
by canotrouge
Fri Jul 12, 2013 5:38 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Some better shots of my first canoe design
Replies: 5
Views: 933

Re: Some better shots of my first canoe design

Can't wait to see the final thing!!
by canotrouge
Fri Jul 12, 2013 12:00 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Vertige X as a solo for a 290 lb. paddler
Replies: 18
Views: 5742

Re: Vertige X as a solo for a 290 lb. paddler

one more thing to consider is one of Kaz boat, like the Defiant, I would love t try one of them. I'm sure they are really fast, and turn on a dime!!
by canotrouge
Thu Jul 11, 2013 11:58 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Vertige X as a solo for a 290 lb. paddler
Replies: 18
Views: 5742

Re: Vertige X as a solo for a 290 lb. paddler

An other boat to consider is the Wenonah Recon... It is 13ish feet, and supposed to be quite fast, but not really playful... I never paddled one, so I can't say. I have to agree with valhallalongboats about the speed of the OutrageX, as for turning to catch eddy, I never had a problem... Especially ...
by canotrouge
Thu Jul 11, 2013 6:26 pm
Forum: C Videos
Topic: The next generation....
Replies: 12
Views: 3563

Re: The next generation....

I have to agre with Jakke.. PFD's and helmets should be a must.
by canotrouge
Thu Jul 11, 2013 5:14 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Vertige X as a solo for a 290 lb. paddler
Replies: 18
Views: 5742

Re: Vertige X as a solo for a 290 lb. paddler

Not that I have a good roll, but reliable in the pool.... If that counts.... I use to have an Outrage X, and wasn't able to roll it, and then I foamed the sides and shebang, I was able to roll it!! So foaming the inside walls of a boat might help with your roll. I'm 6'2" and 230lbs. and that boat fl...
by canotrouge
Thu Jul 11, 2013 5:55 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Some better shots of my first canoe design
Replies: 5
Views: 933

Re: Some better shots of my first canoe design

I hear ya on the "donut" spare... Good luck.
Cheers
David
by canotrouge
Wed Jul 10, 2013 1:24 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Swim Left Dry Suit UPDATE
Replies: 11
Views: 2799

Re: Swim Left Dry Suit UPDATE

My new set up this year is as follow, Smart Wool line socks inside dry suit, drysuit(goretex socks/booties) Neoprene socks on top and 5 Ten Water Tennie size 14 US( I'm a size 13 normally) and it works great, really warm feet and the water up here is really cold even in the warmest part of summer!! ...
by canotrouge
Wed Jul 10, 2013 1:09 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Helmet time
Replies: 5
Views: 764

Re: Helmet time

I heard that Sweet are one of the best made.... I'm thinking of getting the rocker HC next year...
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by canotrouge
Wed Jul 10, 2013 1:05 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Some better shots of my first canoe design
Replies: 5
Views: 933

Re: Some better shots of my first canoe design

Interesting... I want to see more!!
by canotrouge
Mon Jul 08, 2013 9:55 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Swim Left Dry Suit UPDATE
Replies: 11
Views: 2799

Re: Swim Left Dry Suit UPDATE

Neoprene Booties would keep your feet dry if they are made right.... That is what I have on my fishing waders, and my feet are dry even after 6+hours of fishing... As for the questions, indeed some of them where a bit, well a little to specific. I agree that not every body change dry suits every two...
by canotrouge
Sun Jul 07, 2013 6:06 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Hip pads...
Replies: 11
Views: 1295

Re: Hip pads...

I have them in two of my boat and I think they make a big difference on boat control.