WANTED - Playboat For a Larger Paddler

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A_ford01
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WANTED - Playboat For a Larger Paddler

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I'm 6ft2" with size 11 feet and am looking for a playboat that I can mess about on surf and play as well as run up to class 4 rivers. Anyone got anything suitible for sale, pref in the south???
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Big playboat

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I have a Wavesport Project 62 for sale, I brought it after testing it in the surf - huge air and reasonable speed for a plastic boat (I usually surf a cabon mega Marauder). Too much creeking and overseas trip to Norway means playboat up for sale, 550 pounds or there abouts. Can deliver to the south.

timmo
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Post by timmo »

ive got a pyranha s6x 195 for sale! its great anywhere ive ever taken it. im always in the surf in pembroke and its fun as hell, quick take off (for a playboat), carves well, loads of pop and a fairly loose hull. it also has the advantage of a fin box (i dont have any fins tho) if you so desire. it also performs well playboating and ive had it down grade 4's too. if im honest its slightly too big for me hence the sale...£375. how much do you weigh by the way?

Laurence Mezo
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Post by Laurence Mezo »

Ive got a pyranha S6.
If intrested PM me.

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Post by furby »

I have a LL Pop that would fit your requrments nicely. £175

A_ford01
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How about a dragorossi fish??

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I was thinking about a fish and wondered how big they were inside??? and if anyone has got one for sale??

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Post by Rick Foster »

I think you would find it a bit of a squeeze

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We have a 2nd hand Dagger G-Ride 6.5 that came in yesterday £250
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Post by mattclarke »

well big EZ may be an option. More of a playful river runner. With your size you should be able to throw it round and i've used it upto grade 5 with relative ease (meant it could cope and got through stuff) great on surf. Based in cardiff 350

justpaddlin
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Post by justpaddlin »

I've got a Riot Big Dom 54 if you're interested, it is fantastic in the surf and the river. It is the playboat designed for the larger paddler!!



If you are interested and want some more info get hold of me on justinaleman@hotmail.com



Have a good one



Justin

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