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by zqueen
Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: looking for a new boat
Replies: 5
Views: 1663

Re: looking for a new boat

thanks for the info. I've grown into a beefy 220 so looks like the Wide ride is the way to go
by Sir Adam
Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: looking for a new boat
Replies: 5
Views: 1663

Re: looking for a new boat

... stretch). Hornet is a "sporter" Cascade, and yes, a bit less stable. Wide Ride might be better. River Elf Storm Chaser might be another option depending on what you ...
by Bob P
Fri Aug 31, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: looking for a new boat
Replies: 5
Views: 1663

Re: looking for a new boat

zqueen wrote:any info on comparison between hornet/cascade and wide ride?
The Hornet is happiest with people under 150 lbs, the Wide Ride was for Bob Connolly (200+ lbs).
by zqueen
Tue Aug 28, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: looking for a new boat
Replies: 5
Views: 1663

Re: looking for a new boat

any info on comparison between hornet/cascade and wide ride?
by zqueen
Tue Aug 28, 2018 12:29 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: looking for a new boat
Replies: 5
Views: 1663

looking for a new boat

Every year I get older, my Cascade seems heavier. So I'm looking at the Wide Ride or Hornet from Millbrook but I can't find much info on either of these. I feel very stable ...
by PAC
Wed Aug 30, 2017 11:34 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: C1 to OC1 or not
Replies: 11
Views: 7794

Re: C1 to OC1 or not

... from Kaz might work for you since you paddle water not rocks. That or a wide ride.
by ohioboater
Wed Aug 23, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: C1 to OC1 or not
Replies: 11
Views: 7794

Re: C1 to OC1 or not

... genetics, and access to high end medical interventions can make the ride last longer, but the destination does not change. On the specifics of ... is supremely adaptable, and most people can find a way to cope with a wide range of constraints. I'm reminded of an interview with, I think, Carl ...
by jangledaddy
Fri May 27, 2016 11:42 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: OC-1 with seat
Replies: 2
Views: 2122

OC-1 with seat

... Buffalo this spring and the Bell lacked maneuverability and was a wet ride. I envision rigging something like how Wenonah set up their Rendezvous ... Vertige X has been suggested but with a 33 inch beam, it may be a bit wide. Any other ideas? Thanks.
by ezwater
Mon Oct 06, 2014 3:45 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Slalom boat basics?
Replies: 31
Views: 9255

Re: Slalom boat basics?

Kneal, I am thinking of doing a video or two, but my 71 year old left knee says it cannot be in the Zealot. Maybe the Wide Ride or my Millbrook Edsel.
by ezwater
Mon Sep 22, 2014 9:07 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: AC/DC review
Replies: 29
Views: 14272

Re: AC/DC review

Work on my old Wide Ride is excellent. And my Edsel is fine except where Connolly's mold was leaky. If your boats were pristine, ...
by McPherson
Tue Aug 26, 2014 12:12 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Dagger Aftershock Re-Outfit
Replies: 21
Views: 10616

Re: Dagger Aftershock Re-Outfit

... blade (hold it so it cuts on the pull stroke) but this one was too wide for it. Time for the big saw. Here's a trick... When you make a larger ... outside of the foam on all sides of it to give the saw blade a place to ride in. The blade will follow the path of least resistance, which will be ...
by ezwater
Sun Aug 24, 2014 8:37 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Tippecanoe
Replies: 9
Views: 4241

Tippecanoe

... I didn't know what the misbehavior meant. Later, I bought a Millbrook Wide Ride, a somewhat swedeformed c-1. Mostly it has handled quite well, but I've noticed that it ...
by ezwater
Tue Jun 24, 2014 9:11 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: CBoats.net needs your help! Photography...
Replies: 7
Views: 3695

Re: CBoats.net needs your help! Photography...

... But all things considered, the pictures I submitted of my Zealot, my Wide Ride, Andy Bridge's Magnet, and my ratty old Phoenix, were at least a good start. Some of the ...
by ezwater
Wed Feb 12, 2014 4:53 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: C-1 recommendations?
Replies: 16
Views: 7866

Re: C-1 recommendations?

... know someone who has the Magnet mold and is making them for sale? The Wide Ride was designed by a guy who is similar in weight to Hazard Harry. If the cockpit issue I ...
by ezwater
Thu Jan 30, 2014 6:36 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: C-1 recommendations?
Replies: 16
Views: 7866

Re: C-1 recommendations?

... Edsel to be hard on circulation below the knees. I have a Millbrook Wide Ride, bought used, and for my height and weight, the cockpit is just a little far forward. ...