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by SLovrien
Wed Apr 22, 2015 12:48 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: New Valley Nordkapp Forti?^
Replies: 37
Views: 15826

Re: New Valley Nordkapp Forti?^

Hi Nick, Still no kayak in my hands - as the shipment that was promised by the shop in Rhode Island for late March is late. The water temps are 5 degrees colder than average this year which is only matched by the cooler air. However, it is tough knowing there are buddies out there enjoying the waves...
by SLovrien
Sun Apr 12, 2015 1:13 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking Gear For Sale
Topic: Gemini SP
Replies: 9
Views: 2086

Re: Gemini SP

This is a steal!!

But on the wrong side of the pond...argh.

Scott in Connecticut
by SLovrien
Mon Feb 16, 2015 9:50 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: New Valley Nordkapp Forti?^
Replies: 37
Views: 15826

Re: New Valley Nordkapp Forti?^

I am looking forward to getting my Nordkapp Forti some time soon now. I hear they are putting on the keel strip I wanted and will just have to wait till it makes it to the states from the UK. I just hope our record snow/ice storms stop by the time she gets here! Scott in CT P.S. - however, if Nick d...
by SLovrien
Mon May 24, 2010 2:34 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Ballasting a sea boat^
Replies: 56
Views: 7235

Re: Ballasting a sea boat^

I tried posting a long answer to the ballasting technique I used - but alas it never showed up on this board. So, I will keep this short... 1. I have now cut it down to 10lbs of ballast and it is right against the rear cockpit bulkhead to minimize changes to handling. 2. It is solidly anchored and w...