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DIRECTORY SECTIONS

CHOOSING A KAYAK | STABILITY | MOTORIZING | FISHING | PADDLING | ERGONOMICS | DESIGN | OUTFITTING

Choosing a kayak

  1. Wavewalk 700 Reviews
  2. Wavewalk S4 Reviews
  3. SOT kayak stability, or lack thereof
  4. Wavewalk S4 review by its own designer
  5. Why I became a Wavewalk kayak owner By Michael Chesloff
  6. Are SOT Kayaks Safe For Offshore Fishing?
  7. Kayak Touring

Stability

  1. Fishing Kayak Stability
  2. Balance is Key for Kayak Stability
  3. SOT kayak stability, or lack thereof
  4. A stable kayak for photography
  5. How effective are outriggers for your fishing kayak’s stability?
  6. Kayak Fishing Standing – And What If? (Stuff Happens)

Motorizing and Boating

  1. Motorized Kayaks, and How to Motorize Your Kayak
  2. Personal Watercraft (PWC) Fishing VS Wavewalk S4 Fishing
  3. Canoe, Kayak, Boat or Multihull?
  4. Transporting your S4 kayak skiff
  5. Microskiff
  6. Seaworthy portable microskiff
  7. The perfect boat tender: Wavewalk S4 in a dinghy role By Captain Larry Jarboe
  8. Full size spray shield for motorized Wavewalk S4
  9. Boat for waterfront property
  10. The world’s fastest motor kayak
  11. 10 good reasons to motorize your kayak
  12. Portable boats
  13. The smallest and greatest skiff
  14. Developments in Motorized Kayaks
  15. Wakes are fun?
  16. How to choose an outboard motor for my S4 kayak skiff?
  17. Jon Boat Stability vs. Wavewalk® S4
  18. Testing 15″ short (S) shaft outboard motor performance with Wavewalk kayaks and boats By Captain Larry Jarboe
  19. How to measure an outboard motor’s propeller shaft length?
  20. Choosing an outboard motor for your Wavewalk® 700 skiff
  21. Outboard motor propeller shaft length for Wavewalk® fishing kayaks and boats
  22. Kayaks and Boats, Kayak vs. Boat
  23. Keeping the cockpit of your Wavewalk dry at sea
  24. Flats boat or bass boat, or something else?
  25. A better two-person fishing boat
  26. Thrust in Electric Trolling Motors for Fishing Kayak

Fishing

  1. In the fish – Filling an electric Wavewalk 700 kayak with Blue Catfish  By Captain Larry Jarboe
  2. Ocean Kayak Fishing
  3. More is less in your fishing kayak’s cockpit – Too much stuff and too little fishability
  4. Kayak fishing with disabilities
  5. Kayak Fishing As An Extreme Sport
  6. Plenty of On Board Storage
  7. Stand Up Kayak Fishing and Paddling – For Real
  8. Kayak Fishing With Children
  9. Fishing Standing in a Kayak
  10. Kayak Fishing in Shallow Water

Paddling

  1. Paddling in Strong Wind
  2. Kayak Touring
  3. Paddling 340 Miles in a W500 Kayak By Clint Harlan
  4. Wavewalk kayak tracking a plus in strong tidal current By Art Myjak
  5. Seal Launching Your Fishing Kayak
  6. Paddling Over Submerged Obstacles in Shallow Water
  7. Headwind and Side Wind – Paddling in Strong Wind Without a Rudder
  8. Are Sea Kayaks Seaworthy?

Ergonomics

  1. Ergonomics and Biomechanics in Kayaks
  2. What Is kayak Back Pain, And What Does It Mean For You?
  3. Lumbar Spine and Kayak Back Pain: Facts
  4. Stretching in Your Kayak to Relieve Fatigue and Pain, and Improve Circulation
  5. Range of Motion and Protection From the Fish – Kayak Comparison By Jeff McGovern
  6. Casting From A Wavewalk Fishing Kayak Compared To Casting From Sit-In and SOT Fishing Kayaks By Jeff McGovern

Design

  1. Personal Catamaran
  2. The secrets of the SOT kayak’s underside
  3. About fishing kayak design, innovation, upgrades, accessories, etc.
  4. THE BARGE – A NEW CLASS OF FISHING KAYAKS
  5. The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly – Aesthetics and Performance in Fishing Kayak Design
  6. Paddle vs. Pedal Drive in Fishing Kayaks

Outfitting

  1. Swivel seat for my S4 motorized fishing kayak By Terry Wilkison
  2. A higher saddle seat for Wavewalk kayaks
  3. Full size spray shield for motorized Wavewalk S4
  4. Watertight riveting in kayaks and boats
  5. Aluminum rivets in fishing kayaks and boats
  6. Dog on board
  7. How to Avoid and Repair Scratches in Your Kayak

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One thought on “Articles”

  1. I received a fish finder for Fathers Day.
    Any recommendations where to mount the transducer on the W500?

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