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April 12, 2017

Popular Mechanics: Pakayak – kayak that fits in a backpack (and no, it is not inflatable)

Доски для сёрфинга и байдарки не слишком-то легко транспортировать: они большие, неудобные,порой тяжёлые. А если надувные — то сразу хрупкие. За одним исключением. Pakayak — это каяк-матрёшка. И он помещается в рюкзак.
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April 6, 2017

Oddity Mall: Pakayak – A Portable Kayak You Can Wear Like a Backpack

Surfboards, paddle boards, kayaks... They're not exactly easily transportable. You need to basically have a giant truck or SUV, or attach it to the roof of your automobile to get them anywhere. This kayak called Pakayak, comes in 6 different pieces that come apart that you can wear on your back like a backpack to easily haul around anywhere, or…
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In the beginning
March 12, 2017

Presentation at SolidWorks

A few weeks ago, we received an email asking if we would like to present at the SolidWorks quarterly meeting. Uh, yeah! SolidWorks is an international 3D CAD design software company. They designed and continuously improve the software that we use to design our Pakayak. About a year and a half ago, Phil saw they were launching an Entrepreneurial Program…
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show and tell - all the good things that are going on at Pakayak HQ
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February 13, 2017

Show and Tell time!!!

Without further ado we have all this GOOD NEWS to share with you. 1) Molds and Parts Our manufacturer has made the first run with our molds. After the first test run, they opted to make a few tweaks to the molds which are aimed at producing a better part more efficiently. Second run was done and we're still working on it.…
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January 9, 2017

Marilyne Marchand: Waiting for my Pakayak

Marilyne, one of our Kickstarter Backers, wrote: ...I got really enthusiastic a few months ago when stumbling on the Kickstarter campaign of a new company called pakayak. Pakayak was started by four people from Connecticut. Their main product is called a pakayak, which is a kayak that splits into 6 sections. It is only 3 feet and a half when…
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December 7, 2016

Mold In Graphics: Convertible Kayak Travels Anywhere On Your Back

You may have seen the new video on Kickstarter for this new kayak kit, if not just let your imagination become reality with this new idea of a high-performance hard-shell kayak on the go. Imagine being able to backpack a kayak right down to your favorite shoreline or river bed with ease. Imagine that you can pack down your kayak…
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In the beginning
November 30, 2016

Progress, progress, progress!

With all of the Kickstarter soft rewards shipped (and only a few minor glitches) we press on with fine tuning the "fine tuning". So without further ado this is what is happening. 1) Molds We have been running the molds and streamlining the manufacturing and assembly processes. The reworking of the molds is complete and the molds are at our manufacturer…
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November 18, 2016

Top 10 Christmas Gift List

1) Pakayak (of course!) Pakayak is a high performance hard-shell kayak that happens to come apart and pack down to 3.5 feet. Go where you want, store it where you want, carry it on your back, take it in your convertible and paddle it just like a traditional hard-shell kayak. Easy to carry at 1/4 the size of a regular…
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