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ACK Fishfinder Installation Package

| May 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Installing a Fishfinder on a kayak can be a daunting task to people who try it for the first time.  Trust me, I know.  The first time I tried to install a fishfinder I had wires running all over the place and parts laying all around because I didn’t know what they were, where they went or […]

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Eno How-To: Hammock and Strap Set-Up

| March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Eno Hammocks has put together this great video that demonstrates how to set-up your hammock. With spring break upon us, thought I would share! Joseph @ACK  

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What Sunglasses Should I Buy?

| March 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Buying sunglasses is never an easy task. There are dozens of manufacturers out there and usually each one offers anywhere from 50-150 different styles of sunglasses. A retail location may carry up to 10 different manufacturers at one time! With all of these options presented to you, it is hard to even fathom where to even begin. […]

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New Video: How To Properly Secure a Kayak to a Roof Rack

| February 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Transporting a kayak can be a little tricky. Trust us. We’ve seen or heard of improperly secured kayaks and canoes tumble to the road from a speeding car more times than we’d like to recount and it breaks our heart every single time. With that in mind, we went ahead and made a new video […]

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Google+ Hangout: How to- Hatch Install

| January 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

We’re having a lot of fun with our Google+ Hangouts and Monday night’s was no exception. ACK’s Chris Hackerd took viewers through the installation process for a large hatch and a 6 inch round hatch with a cat bag on an Ocean Kayak’s Venus 11. Even if you own another boat, this how-to should come in […]

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Google Hangout: Hatch Installation

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Time: 6:00 PM CST Date: Jan. 21st, 2012 How to View Broadcast: Google+ Members: Click here to enter the Hangout Non Google+ Members: View the broadcast below at the scheduled time The Hangout will star ACK’s very own Chris Hackerd, co-owner and VP of store operations, who has offered to lend some of his time to demonstrate how to […]

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How to Video: Install a Flush Mounted Rod Holder

| December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Streamed live on Dec. 18th via a Google+ Hangout, Chris Hackerd, ACK Co-Owner and VP of Store Operations, shows how to perform a flush mounted rod holder installation on a kayak. This was our first attempt at a live presentation and I gotta say, Chris did a great job! What do you think? What type […]

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Google Hangout: Flush Mounted Rod Holder Install

| December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Time: 6:30 PM Date: Dec. 18th, 2012 How to View Broadcast: Google+ Members: Click here to enter the Hangout Non Google+ Members: View the broadcast below at the scheduled time The Hangout will star ACK’s very own Chris Hackerd, co-owner and VP of store operations, who has offered to lend some of his time to demonstrate […]

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Choosing the Right Kayak

| September 14, 2012 | 1 Comment

Knowing which kayak is right for you is a question we are always trying to help answer. In fact, it’s a subject we’ve talked about quite a bit this year! Since our Texas customers will be getting all the expert advice they want at our 2012 Fall Demo Days, we thought this would be a good […]

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Quick and Easy DIY Mount for a Humminbird PiranhaMax 160 Fish Finder by Travis Abner (The Lost Hiker)

| August 17, 2012 | 2 Comments

After recently purchasing and reviewing a new Ride 135 for kayak fishing, Travis Abner decided to add on a new PiranhaMax 160 Fishfinder from Hummingbird. He originally posted this DIY for installing the fish finder on his blog (The Lost Hiker) and shared it with us. Thanks Travis! Once I got the initial setup on […]

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