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by Girdles
Fri May 31, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Ford Transit Folding Roof Rack
Replies: 1
Views: 421

Re: Ford Transit Folding Roof Rack

I have the folding rack, easy to use, great for getting into car city carparks after dropping tools off, not cheap.
Not sure the bars would fold flat with uprights fitted.
by Girdles
Fri May 31, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Best glue for re bonding a hull stiffener
Replies: 9
Views: 781

Re: Best glue for re bonding a hull stiffener

Thanks for reply’s
by Girdles
Tue May 28, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Best glue for re bonding a hull stiffener
Replies: 9
Views: 781

Re: Best glue for re bonding a hull stiffener

Or Wallpaper paste, cheers.
by Girdles
Mon May 27, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Best glue for re bonding a hull stiffener
Replies: 9
Views: 781

Best glue for re bonding a hull stiffener

Can anyone recommend a glue for re bonding the plastic stiffener, seat rail, to the base of a Lettmann granate.

Thanks
by Girdles
Thu May 24, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Lettmann Granite XL Yellow £300.00
Replies: 11
Views: 903

Re: Lettmann Granite XL Yellow £300.00

Yes still available.
by Girdles
Thu May 10, 2018 5:42 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Axiom 8.5 £400
Replies: 2
Views: 290

Re: Axiom 8.5 £400

NOW SOLD
by Girdles
Mon May 07, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Large Jackson Rockstar 2012 yellow £400.00
Replies: 1
Views: 302

Large Jackson Rockstar 2012 yellow £400.00

Very clean boat, comes with airbags, inflatable knee raises, happy feet,

Based at LV Pictures on request £400.00
by Girdles
Mon May 07, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Axiom 8.5 £400
Replies: 2
Views: 290

Axiom 8.5 £400

Axiom 8.5

Green usual scratches, Creek outfitting, Based at LV Pictures on request. £400.00
by Girdles
Mon May 07, 2018 9:29 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Lettmann Granite XL Yellow £300.00
Replies: 11
Views: 903

Lettmann Granite XL Yellow £300.00

Yellow Lettmann Granite XL

£300.00
Usual scratches, small dent in Nose barely showing, based at LV can send pictures on request.
by Girdles
Sat Jan 20, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Paddle van advice
Replies: 7
Views: 1284

Re: Paddle van advice

Nissan Primastar, same van as Vivaro only they come with Air conditioning, steel bulkhead, electric mirrors as standard, good mpg 40 ish around town. to fit boats flat LWB. Ive had one for 10 years with no issues, I just bought a Transit Custom. Custom is a nice drive, folding roof rack, quiet compa...
by Girdles
Sat Oct 21, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Some lessons learned from a swim.
Replies: 17
Views: 2310

Re: Some lessons learned from a swim.

Who is Dick & Tosser 😂😂😂😂
by Girdles
Tue Apr 04, 2017 9:53 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Paddle question, AT2 flex V Power house and VE
Replies: 5
Views: 703

Re: Paddle question, AT2 flex V Power house and VE

Thanks for the replies, going to have a go with some Carbon power house cranks to check if its the stiffness of carbon causing the pain. I do like the feel of the VEs, now I have finally got rid of the blade shudder by using slower stroke cadence.

Cheers
by Girdles
Mon Apr 03, 2017 8:05 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Paddle question, AT2 flex V Power house and VE
Replies: 5
Views: 703

Paddle question, AT2 flex V Power house and VE

Hi All Does any one on here use the AT2 flexi ? I currently have a powerhouse 200cm crank with glass blades and shaft (early version apparently) snapped and repaired twice, I got a full carbon 200cm cranked VE which I find gives me elbow pain. I have been looking at the AT2 flexi but not sure how th...
by Girdles
Wed Nov 16, 2016 7:29 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FOR SALE - Dagger Jitsu 6.0 - Lime
Replies: 5
Views: 499

Re: FOR SALE - Dagger Jitsu 6.0 - Lime

is this still for sale ?
by Girdles
Mon Nov 07, 2016 4:06 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: pool sessions
Replies: 12
Views: 961

Re: pool sessions

The club I used to go Charge;
£9.00 for 50 minutes, £13.00 to stay for the 2 x 50 min sessions
£11.00 for 50 minutes, £22.00 to stay for both sessions for a non member.
by Girdles
Thu Nov 03, 2016 8:22 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: What Paddle?
Replies: 34
Views: 2394

Re: What Paddle?

I don't suppose you are at LV on the 5th or 6th of November? I would like to try the VE. At the moments I am leaning towards the powerhouse but I would like to have a p wit the VEs first. No problem, what time ? I live 5 minutes from Lee Valley. 1:30 ish? No problem, see you there. Look for a fella...
by Girdles
Thu Nov 03, 2016 8:17 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: What Paddle?
Replies: 34
Views: 2394

Re: What Paddle?

I put this down to me paddling them as I paddled my Werner's. I spoke with stu about it and he gave me a few tips with regards my paddle stroke and it immediately stopped fluttering. I Paddle with Werner Powerhouse without any flutter, I would be Interested in any techniques, tips you got that may ...
by Girdles
Sun Oct 30, 2016 9:14 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: What Paddle?
Replies: 34
Views: 2394

Re: What Paddle?

however I can not use due to the blade flutter I get using them. What size blade is on your VE's? Flutter is not an issue I have heard of before with them. But if you are that powerful that you are getting flutter, then maybe you needed the large blade size with them? They are some of the stiffest ...
by Girdles
Sun Oct 30, 2016 9:07 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: What Paddle?
Replies: 34
Views: 2394

Re: What Paddle?

I paddle with a Werner power house cranked paddle, I have VE's full carbon cranks same length and feather, however I can not use due to the blade flutter I get using them. You need to try a few paddles before spending your cash, if your around Lee Valley your welcome to try both Werner or VE at 200...
by Girdles
Tue Oct 25, 2016 8:41 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: What Paddle?
Replies: 34
Views: 2394

Re: What Paddle?

I paddle with a Werner power house cranked paddle, I have VE's full carbon cranks same length and feather, however I can not use due to the blade flutter I get using them. You need to try a few paddles before spending your cash, if your around Lee Valley your welcome to try both Werner or VE at 200cm
by Girdles
Thu Sep 15, 2016 8:27 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Jackson Rockstar for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 1366

Re: Jackson Rockstar for sale

Price ?
by Girdles
Sun Aug 07, 2016 4:45 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: WANTED - Waka Tuna or Lettman Granite Large
Replies: 1
Views: 191

Re: WANTED - Waka Tuna or Lettman Granite Large

What area are you based, I know of a large Granate for sale.
by Girdles
Wed Jul 27, 2016 7:30 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: How Long Do You Spend On The Water?
Replies: 10
Views: 1062

Re: How Long Do You Spend On The Water?

I live 5 minutes from Lee Valley, so get 1-2 hrs 4-5 days a week.
by Girdles
Sat Jul 09, 2016 6:13 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Wavesport Diesel 80
Replies: 8
Views: 644

Re: Wavesport Diesel 80

NOW SOLD

Thanks for the interest.
by Girdles
Sun Jul 03, 2016 6:38 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Wavesport Diesel 80
Replies: 8
Views: 644

Re: Wavesport Diesel 80

Yes it is.
by Girdles
Sat Jun 25, 2016 7:06 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Dagger Kingpin Icon 6.3
Replies: 7
Views: 444

Re: Dagger Kingpin Icon 6.3

Now Sold.