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by Eagles97
Tue Jun 16, 2015 11:29 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Labelling kit neatly
Replies: 7
Views: 821

Re: Labelling kit neatly

Electrical tape with clear nail varnish over the top works well for paddles
by Eagles97
Sun Jun 07, 2015 12:04 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Gear For Sale
Topic: WANTED: Backband and Ratchets
Replies: 1
Views: 344

Re: WANTED: Backband and Ratchets

Iv'e got an ir reggie as new £30 +postage
by Eagles97
Sat Nov 01, 2014 9:42 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Affordable hand paddles
Replies: 6
Views: 700

Re: Affordable hand paddles

Now those are man size
by Eagles97
Sat Nov 01, 2014 9:24 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Affordable hand paddles
Replies: 6
Views: 700

Re: Affordable hand paddles

I've got some acryllic lying around I'll give making a set a go
by Eagles97
Sat Nov 01, 2014 7:10 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Affordable hand paddles
Replies: 6
Views: 700

Affordable hand paddles

Looking to try out some hand paddles to make flatwater paddling a bit more interesting but don't want to spend a fortune does anyone know of a cheaper brand
by Eagles97
Tue Sep 02, 2014 10:25 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Newbie gear question ;)
Replies: 13
Views: 1107

Re: Newbie gear question ;)

Decathlon wetsuit boots are pretty good and there cheap enough to replace / upgrade after a little while
by Eagles97
Wed Aug 20, 2014 2:17 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Gear For Sale
Topic: Wanted: back band
Replies: 0
Views: 229

Wanted: back band

Im looking for a backrest to retrofit into a ratchet system I don't need any thing fancy
All things considered
Jack
by Eagles97
Sat Aug 16, 2014 6:59 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: High kneeler outfitting ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1390

Re: High kneeler outfitting ?

Also has anybody got pics of their own setups ?
by Eagles97
Sat Aug 16, 2014 6:11 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: High kneeler outfitting ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1390

High kneeler outfitting ?

I'm starting to paddle(support stroke) a high kneel c1 and I'm quickly realising that I need to set it up properly but have no idea how to beyond the fact I need a knee block and a plate for my back foot. Any advice on how to set it up and what to make a knee block from?
by Eagles97
Mon Aug 11, 2014 2:11 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Pyranha Inzone 232 - £200
Replies: 2
Views: 303

Re: Pyranha Inzone 232 - £200

Very interested could you courier at my expense ?
by Eagles97
Thu Jul 31, 2014 9:40 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Refinishing carbon paddles .
Replies: 10
Views: 2463

Re: Refinishing carbon paddles .

Will this be ok on gelcoat ? As I managed to put a few annoying scratches on my k1 deck when I first bought it.
by Eagles97
Wed Jul 23, 2014 4:21 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS A few Club boats
Replies: 13
Views: 1571

Re: FS A few Club boats

Shame i'd sink it was hoping it was a 6.3.
by Eagles97
Wed Jul 23, 2014 11:39 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: How big is a g-force 6.3 ?
Replies: 3
Views: 410

Re: How big is a g-force 6.3 ?

The 6.3's the only one I wouldn't sink at 96kg so I sholdnt have any troble throwing it around then .
by Eagles97
Wed Jul 23, 2014 11:16 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: How big is a g-force 6.3 ?
Replies: 3
Views: 410

How big is a g-force 6.3 ?

Will I fit in a g-force6.3 at 6'1 34"inseam and size 11.5 feet ?
Thanks in advance.
by Eagles97
Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:40 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS A few Club boats
Replies: 13
Views: 1571

Re: FS A few Club boats

What size are the flirt and the g-force?
by Eagles97
Tue Jul 22, 2014 10:38 pm
Forum: Canoeing
Topic: tips on making a paddle
Replies: 1
Views: 1382

Re: tips on making a paddle

If you google "idiots guide to paddle making" theres a really good thread on song of the paddle under that name.
by Eagles97
Mon Jul 14, 2014 4:42 pm
Forum: Open Canoeing Gear For Sale
Topic: Canoe Gear Tidy
Replies: 5
Views: 1092

Re: Canoe Gear Tidy

Can I have pics of the two old town beavertails to
Jack_eagles@hotmail.com
by Eagles97
Fri Jul 11, 2014 8:05 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Refinishing carbon paddles .
Replies: 10
Views: 2463

Re: Refinishing carbon paddles .

I worded that wrong I've filled the dents and large scratches I'm just gonna live with the smaller ones I'll only scratch them again on the first portage I do.
by Eagles97
Sun Jul 06, 2014 6:05 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Refinishing carbon paddles .
Replies: 10
Views: 2463

Refinishing carbon paddles .

The blades on my wings are starting to wear a bit and i want to refinish them. Will t-cut fill in the scratches/dents and polish them or do i need to sand off the clear/gelcoat and re apply it. In addition to this can i just use an aerosol acrylic to re-coat them or should i use something else. All ...
by Eagles97
Thu Jul 03, 2014 11:22 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Where to get custom stickers
Replies: 4
Views: 555

Re: Where to get custom stickers

I was thinking of joe caisley here's the site
http://stixs.bigcartel.com
by Eagles97
Thu Jul 03, 2014 12:23 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Where to get custom stickers
Replies: 4
Views: 555

Re: Where to get custom stickers

New website think it was formerly bala graphics however only sell by m squared so only worth it for groups

http://www.stromsigns.co.uk/canoe-and-kayak-stickers/
by Eagles97
Wed Jul 02, 2014 11:24 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Where to get custom stickers
Replies: 4
Views: 555

Where to get custom stickers

I'm sure there was an add on here a while ago but can't remember who was advertising them for the life of me. Does anyone know who was selling them or if not who do people use for stickers as I'm after some for my helmet
by Eagles97
Wed Jul 02, 2014 10:18 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Gear For Sale
Topic: Cheap Shred Ready Helmet
Replies: 2
Views: 320

Re: Cheap Shred Ready Helmet

Can I have pics to jack_eagles@hotmail.com please.
by Eagles97
Fri Jun 27, 2014 11:36 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Throwline length question
Replies: 21
Views: 1569

Re: Throwline length question

Good point that's the main reason for aiming to have two longer lines in the group where possible however still not ideal and its the reason why a longer/ heavier line is the next item on my shopping list. With the aim of being kept in the boat at all times behind the seat with the lighter personal ...
by Eagles97
Fri Jun 27, 2014 10:04 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Throwline length question
Replies: 21
Views: 1569

Re: Throwline length question

Haven't handled one but can see the 7.5mm rope turning into cheese wire under tension
by Eagles97
Fri Jun 27, 2014 9:59 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Throwline length question
Replies: 21
Views: 1569

Re: Throwline length question

At least one person in the group will be carrying a heavier/longer line for gear recovery etc as well as most if not all carrying lighter/ shorter lines for swimmer rescues.
by Eagles97
Fri Jun 27, 2014 8:37 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Throwline length question
Replies: 21
Views: 1569

Re: Throwline length question

Agree about the strength difference however I'm after a line for nothing other than swimmer rescues and not gear recovery so I'm not overly concerned with rope strength
by Eagles97
Fri Jun 27, 2014 6:49 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Throwline length question
Replies: 21
Views: 1569

Re: Throwline length question

Also how fussy are people about diameter I'm considering a 15 metre 10mm line or an 18metre 8mm line.?
by Eagles97
Thu Jun 26, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Throwline length question
Replies: 21
Views: 1569

Throwline length question

I'm looking to buy a line for swimmer rescues and want to know is a 10 metre line long enough or do I need a 15 metre line. I'm looking at the palm ten metre rapid or 15 metre bullet. I have also thrown a green slime mini target bag and liked it but have heard the palm bags are easier to re pack esp...