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  BPS Ascend FS12T
  Posted by: T_Cat on May-25-13 11:07 PM (EST)
 

-- Last Updated: May-26-13 10:51 AM EST --

Anyone have this kayak? I'm new to kayaking but not new to paddling having spent some time in canoes and river rafts. I want something that I can take with my family camping. I can fish on in the morning and tootle around with the kids during the day. I keep reading about the hull deforming. Anyone want to give their opinions? At $500 from BPS this is an easier sell to the wife than $1000 for the Tarpon 120.
Thanks in advance

Russ


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  kayak
  Posted by: JimMcC on May-26-13 8:12 PM (EST)
The Perception kayaks are very popular budget kayaks. Check out Dick's Sporting Goods website. The 11.5' Sport model is $399 right now. And the 12' Pescador is $449 I think.
 
 
  Deform schmeform
  Posted by: Big_D on May-28-13 4:36 PM (EST)
Oilcanning has never hurt a fishing kayak.

Get what you want, but don't fret over minor oilcanning in a recreational fishing 'yak.

- Big D
 
 
  Thanks
  Posted by: T_Cat on Jun-06-13 11:23 AM (EST)
Thanks for the responses. I went with the Pescador 12 Angler. Had a great experience with Amazon. I'll let you know how I like it.

Russ
 

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