Tag Archives: kayak

The idea takes form…

Today was very exciting. After digging out the compass and protractor, measuring, comparing, learning about costs of bending pipe, stress points, bend radii, gauges and tensile strengths, I’ve thrown together a conceptual custom built motor mount. Now, I’m well aware … Continue reading

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Aft Mount Motor Tests

Just a quick post to mention how the latest version of the motor mount performed during testing on Saturday last and now with the first photo of the Mk.IV above which sat in place without even using Bungees(Will not test … Continue reading

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Further adventures in a motorised inflatable kayak / canoe

Following on from the last post regarding my exploits in fitting an electric outboard to an Adventure Plus kayak, I thought to add a few observations covering the kayak, motor mount and the cheaper, fixed speed, trolling motors. I’ve now … Continue reading

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Fitting an electric outboard to an inflatable kayak / canoe

Ahh, I’m awake, the sun has returned! Final update to this post before it is just a bunch of links! April 2015 – Here it is, as pictured below, before final testing The Mount (After final stress testing this will … Continue reading

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