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by Brian Smith
Tue Sep 22, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking Gear For Sale
Topic: Wanted sea plastic or composite Expedition kayak
Replies: 3
Views: 141

Re: Wanted sea plastic or composite Expedition kayak

Hi. I have a Rockpool Alaw bach, which I have been intending to sell. In very good condition. I am in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire so you will have to collect. I can send some photos if you are interested. Cheers Brian
by Brian Smith
Tue Apr 07, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Grab handle on throwlines
Replies: 6
Views: 719

Grab handle on throwlines

I have a Yak throwline which has a loop of rope through the bottom of the bag, forming a grab handle. Am I right in thinking that this is not a good idea due to the risk of swimmers getting their hands trapped.
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by Brian Smith
Fri Nov 22, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Gopro hero7: How do I get good images
Replies: 18
Views: 1560

Re: Gopro hero7: How do I get good images

Thanks everyone for some really great comments and advice. Clearly I need to rethink how and when I use the GoPro and get a new waterproof compact camera (the last one sank) The best images I have got from the gopro are similar to some of the excellent examples you've shown, all extracted from a vid...
by Brian Smith
Thu Nov 21, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking Gear For Sale
Topic: Karitek ELRR with cradle for 1 sea kayak
Replies: 4
Views: 738

Karitek ELRR with cradle for 1 sea kayak

Karitek Easy Lifting Roof Rack, with a set of cradles for one sea kayak. Virtually unused and in excellent condition. Sorry I don't have any photos of it in use. Buyer collects from Tewkesbury. £275
by Brian Smith
Thu Nov 21, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Gopro hero7: How do I get good images
Replies: 18
Views: 1560

Gopro hero7: How do I get good images

I have been trying a Gopro with my sea kayak and am very disappointed with the results. Either the subject is too distant, even though I have got in close. Or the voice activation fails, or the centre 1/3 of the image is the bow of my kayak. I've tried video, burst and single shots. I've tried deck,...