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How to look after your electronics on your kayak

Corrosion... Snapped Terminals... Broken Fish Finders... Costly Repairs... We've all been there. Everyone will tell you electronics shouldn't be used on a kayak, but why would you go fishing without knowing what's in the water around you?! I've personally been through...

Nocqua Battery in a Hobie Pro Angler

We've just made a new bracket to mount Nocqua Batteries onto the sailing mast mount on Hobie kayaks. These batteries can easily be installed onto the mount by using the velcro strap on the rear of the battery.   The mount has a larger body so removing the battery...

Lowrance Active Imaging 3-in-1 Transducer Installation on a Hobie

I've put together this blog to show you how to install the Active Imagining 3-in-1 transducer from Lowrance on your Hobie kayak in the Lowrance ready position. We are using the BerleyPro adaptor and powering this with 2 17.5ah FPV Lithium batteries.      The...

Compass Rigging 101

Now that snapper season is here and I've done some kms (kilos, 1.6 km per mile, maybe done around 3 total...)... I've owned this Hobie Compass I got from SLHobie for nearly 1 year and here's a run down of the things I have fit it out with and what I want to change....

Native Watercraft Steering Tension Plate Installation

This guide will show you how to attach the new Native Watercraft Steering Tensioner Plate to remove the knots on top of your existing steering conversions. First remove undo the knots and remove the rudder to give you access to the m5 countersunk screws from below....