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by drj0n
Sun Aug 12, 2018 7:46 am
Forum: Design & Do-It-Yourself
Topic: MYOG UL PFD modelled after the Mopacka
Replies: 0
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MYOG UL PFD modelled after the Mopacka

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1838/43278979664_0da38ab74e.jpg https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1817/42188601180_65eaa7c081.jpg https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1835/43278894824_fc3bc8ff34.jpg I have a blog post about it here -> https://drj0nswanderings.wordpress.com/2018/08/12/mopacka/ - we'll see how it...
by drj0n
Wed Nov 15, 2017 10:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: newbe here
Replies: 5
Views: 2142

Re: newbe here

if it helps: I'm new to this game too and 5'11" and 200lb with clothes. I have rafted with my 26 lb bike and a small ruck sack on the Yak (which fits me perfectly) and buoyancy was no issue. I wouldnt want the larger one, I dont think...its a nice fit to have my feet braced against the bow tube. I h...
by drj0n
Mon Nov 13, 2017 11:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First trip out for me: Calm water in Scotland's Trossachs.
Replies: 1
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First trip out for me: Calm water in Scotland's Trossachs.

The forecast today suggested cold rain turning to snow and with the trails already saturated, I left my plan to bike-raft behind and went for a simple hike in, brief float and then scurry home. However, on arriving in Aberfoyle, in the Trosaachs, the skies seemed a mite brighter than I would have as...