Ready for bay a kayak

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  1. Maiccuzzu125

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    So i was posted here a couple days ago, finally I got my rood rack on my car, Sunday finally I'm going to see a couple kayak used, the first will be a Malibu pro explorer 12 ft
    Sun dolphin pro explorer ft
    Lifetime pro angler 10 ft
    I'm so excited for go out and fish so what you guys think , anyone have any experience whit this kayak?? I will fish on bay ( shelter hisland) I'm not looking to go for expensive kayak since for me will be ok just go around bay,,,, I'm 5,7 210 pounds,,,,
     
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    Think that Hobie should be fine.. and hold value better than the others. HMU for Intel when you are ready to tackle the mission Bay jetties..
     
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    I like also,,, and looks also stable,,, I don't know why so many peaple say the sun dolphin is a.bad yak,,,,
     
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    Seems a bit short, probably doesn't track well..
     
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    You think 12 ft is short?
     
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    Well, generally speaking, a ten foot doesn't track near as well as a twelve, a twelve to a fourteen, fourteen to a sixteen... things like rudders, stabilizers etc do change this some, but, as a general rule, it seems fairly true
     
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    I think he is poking at you as you never listed the length of the Dolphin.
     
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    Thanks, the sun dolphin I'm looking is 12 foot longer, and 34 wide I think,,, you think will be ok
     
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    Hard to say how you will fit the yak unless you spend time paddling one around prior to buying.. one way to find out...
     
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    I Wii try it,,, thanks for your help
     
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    the sun dolphin boss 12 will be fine for what you want
    but it isn't a hobie big quality difference
    a ford focus will get you where you want to go but it's not a ferrarii
     
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