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Old 02-25-2013, 01:53 AM   #1
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This fat guy has a yak. I bought an xfactor and so far I am happy with it. I really need a better seat though. Probably going to go with a surf to summit. I'm a site to see on that thing for sure!

Off the wall question though. I noticed today that the bottom has a small dent in it. I have it sitting on two coolers in my garage and I guess the handle on one of the cooler put a small dent right on a rib. Is this something to worry about, can it be fixed?
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Old 02-25-2013, 08:33 AM   #2
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If the sun ever comes out, put your yak outside upside down and the heat from the sun will pop it out most likely.
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Shouldn't really be a big deal. If you don't want to leave it in the sun for a while you can slowly pour hot water on it and push it out from the inside. I have done this to a few yaks and never had a problem. Probably want to come up with a storage system for it since they can deform over time if they aren't stored correctly.
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Needs to be stored on cushoined supports usually. Support your kayak properly and it will support you for a long time. Pool noodles were my best friend for storage. Keep it indoors out of the sun if possible.
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Old 03-03-2013, 03:31 PM   #5
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I'm looking at the X Factor online, but can't find a dealer. Would you mind letting me know where you found yours?
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