A bass boat with a high-powered outboard engine will get you quickly to your favorite fishing spot, and there are even more steps you can take to ensure yo... READ MORE
We value your privacy. None of the details supplied will be shared with external parties
This article will take any concerns you have on inflatable paddle boards away. Did you know they are just as rigid and durable as conventional paddle boards and also have a ton of other properties that make them the preferred choice? To find out more continue reading below brought to you by BoatSelect!
Inflatable paddle boards are easier to carry, store, and travel with, and they’re also completely ding proof. However they aren't perfect. A huge downfall is the amount of time it takes to air one up. This is usually the case if you use a hand pump, but you can buy a electrical pump to save time and energy.
Rigidity - Inflatables are known to be firm and rigid as a hardboard. Inflatables are constructed with drop-stitch technology. This allows for greater air pressure and increased rigidity.
Durability - Tears and leaks are rare and usually occur in lower quality material rather than the higher quality. The outside layer of these boards is made of the same types of materials used in military-grade inflatable boats, so they're actually designed to take a beating.
Weight - Inflatable boards are anywhere from 10-20 pound lighter than hardboards. It usually takes only one person to carry under their arm. Even better, most inflatables come with a bag for even easier carrying and storage.
Size - Inflatable paddlebaords are great if you move around on and off the water allot. When they are deflated and rolled, they are about the size of a sleeping bag. This makes it perfect to travel with you anywhere you go.
Versatility - There are various designs that are suitable for all types of stand-up paddleboarding. There are inflatables for flat-water paddling, touring, white-water rafting, yoga, and even wave surfing.
Don't be afraid to go out and try one for yourself! If you would like to read more articles boating tips, click here. Thank you for reading and have a wonderful day!
When you are out fishing or on a boat it's easy to forget about the damage the sun can do on your skin. Yes there is sunblock, but instead of going through the trouble of putting it on your entire body, there are multiple UPF shirts that are designed... READ MORE
ST-Barth Cata Cup 2015 What is more relaxing and enjoyable than a sailing trip? Why not sail to Saint Barthelemy a french island that is notorious for attracting the jet set. Well I lived on this island for many years and just loved it. The island is... READ MORE
Master Craft’s X10 is a 21-foot Wake surfer or Wake boarder dream! If you're trying to find a larger than average surf wave from a tested brand name with a focus on high-end and design, the X10 is a strong alternative. Storage can be a prob... READ MORE
California Authorities reported that a man drowned in Central california's Edison Lake after his aluminum boat capsized. The Fresno County Sheriff's Office said Sunday 56-year-old Michael Flynn was not wearing a life jacket when his boat capsized Sat... READ MORE
38-year-old Mathew Meinert went out for a day on his boat with his two year old son Oliver on March 6, 2017. They were reported to have left around 5 pm near Trophy Club. Other boaters found Meinert's boat on the Shore's of Denton Creek later that ev... READ MORE