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PostPosted: Fri Sep 07, 2007 10:09 pm 
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Since my last trip to Andamans in March where I spent time wading on the flats in Havelock I have convinced myself what fun could be had exploring the coast and mangroves from a kayak.

Great fun could be had casting lures from one of these arm powered vessels.

I have a question for you guys, does anyone know of a shop in India that sells fishing Kayaks?

If I ordered one from outside india would the import tax be high?

They got livebait tanks, you can put a fish finder on them, anchors even mini trolling motors (lol) and it's great exercise.

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Mama! I want one of those.

Been eyeing them and another make called malibu kayaks. One day when i earn enough brownie points...


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I too want one of those.. How much do they cost..???

Import duty is not what it used to be few years back.. (will have to check the custom tariff number for a kayak to know the exact %)
I guess Kayaks should fall under sports goods (any information guys?)


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I've definatly seen two sit on top Kayaks in Goa.
No manufacturers name that I could see but they were the real deal and made from polypropoleyne rather than fiberglass.
Maybe someone's making them in India.


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Ken, these are made here but the quality is nowhere near the one posted in the picture above.


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The sea eagle is good and well worth the money. I have the kayak with foot pump and oars in a 4 foot long cordura bag which makes it easy to carry. Should not be a problem carrying it as check in baggage on a flight.

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Size: Approx. 17x12x38”
Capacity: 7800 cu.in.
Weight: 2 lb. 10 oz.
Fabric: Nylon



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Wow I think i'm gonna get one, just noticed though it wieghs 26lb not 2lb. Thought that was to good to be true! Can't wait to try it out!!!

Gonna have a little look around see what the competition is like, but this looks like a winner.

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Hi,

I had found this boat building company some years back.

http://www.samudrashipyard.com/Canoes&pantoons.htm#1.

I have heard of saltwater crocs in the Andamans. I would feel safer in a boat, if fishing the mangroves.


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Hi Guys,

I got this one by seafreight from US. Cost me abt 1500 US. Called Cobra Kayaks.Its got rod holders, bait well, tackle box and stuff. Still looking for a picture with everything rigged.






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Hi guys,

The Kayak costs about 800 $ & the rest was shipping.



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How much of the 1500US was tax, any idea what % was tax?

Nice Kayak, would like to see a pic of it rigged.


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Hi 50/50

The Kayak cost me about 800 $ and the shipping was close to 700 bucks. In the UAE ( Dubai ) we have only 4% tax.



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Hello everybody,
I have this fishhunter by Sevylor. Have used it extensively for the last 2 yrs. Can go 1 km across and back .Flips in water and u can flip it back and continue.
Its worth the price -the motor 12 v is also sevylor -has 2 speeds and is good enough. Switches need change.
Now that I have experienced this I can tell you the following to help you in selecting a boat.
Now if U are on the waters edge, then remember everything has to go with you-across. So the boat should be big enough.(depends on your Gang Size) I however cater for 2.My boat says –for 3.
Next u have to see the power consumption -boat size -speed-moving/still water -all dictate. Don’t forget the force of waves caused by breeze.
Consider if u want to troll / just get across water.
Consider ur weight carrying capacity / capability in outdoors.
Do you have electricity there to charge the batteries? The 12 V batteries must be small - 7AH,14AH and no bigger (totally dry or condenser- unless u want to come back w/o ur pants) and a good charger with multiple Leads (U have to make all this) .A multi meter –batteries can cheat! And many well charged batteries are a must for any trip. I cater for 3.5 hrs running in water.
No of chambers in the boat -mine has 5.
Must have a stun gun(1 million V will do) - before u bring the fish into the boat -imagine what she will do if she goes flip flap -its either the boat or ur thighs that will get hooked. And maybe the echo will be “Mama I never wanted this”
Lastly do not get happy in her – all problems start when we get happy ! But our spirit for adventure will never let us rest! Its one of the greatest “JOYS”
Cheers and let’s move across water
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