2013 has brought on a new era of fishing kayaks in terms of comfort, stability and innovation as kayak manufacturers continue to get more and more involved with the growing sport. If you’ve been keeping up with our blog, you might’ve caught our post about how Native Watercraft has been taking advantage of social media to take customer input on new kayak designs through a process they call “Automatic for the People“. In that blog, we talk about how it helped in the development of Native’s new 2013 kayak, the Slayer 12 & 14. Well, the fact is, developing a kayak is A LOT more work than getting customer input, and this recent blog from Native Watercraft prostaffer Shane tells more about the process.