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    Outrigger / stabilizer for kayak

    Thinking about building a set of out riggers for my kayak are they worth the effort and do they stabilize the yak that much? If so what would you guys recommend?

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    I found lot of youtube videos on this. I've never known anybody who did this, so no experience, but I can see the need. At 63, tall and top heavy, I don't attempt to stand in the Outback, and usually avoid it in the PA as well.

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    Check out this guys youtube channel. He has a small outboard on the crossbar and runs out to the reefs quite often. https://www.youtube.com/results?sear...+kayak+fishing

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    Thanks guys I'm seriously considering bringing my kayak down with me instead one of our trips down and trying some fishing from it

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    depends on how far you are going out and current conditions but i wouldn’t bother. but do what makes you feel safe for best enjoyment.

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    Do a search on tkf Texas kayak fishermen,,seems they don't use them, just the double pedal Hobie sailers.
    Last edited by chuckster; 02-07-2019 at 07:09 PM. Reason: Text!

 

 

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