If you want to install a hatch, go ahead, but the main reason that the round feature exists back there is so you can keep your bait bucket (live well) from shifting and throwing off your balance. Max. A versatile design that's great for both beginning paddlers and hardcore kayak anglers, the FS12T Sit-On-Top Angler Kayak from Ascend delivers great features and performance. Introducing the upgraded FS12T. Every feature illustrates the meticulous attention to detail employed in its design. Saved by Dean Carter Mods; Clubs; Videos; Tips; Gear; Find a Kayak Store Near Me. Regarding the removable seat, I leave it in, even while transporting in the bed of my truck. Compare this with other kayaks and gear by price, size, and type. My guess is they wanted to leave the other areas closer to the seat left open for fish finders or GPS devices. I have been wanting one for a while and was trying to wait on a sale. Hi Soarvet! So I did research. Been thinking Kayaks, right away i thought about the FS128T talked to some people about the FS128T then started noticing the FS12T $200 cheaper, lighter so if you can make a comparison for anyone who has been on both what are your thoughts? It also looked pretty sweet and we all know that's just as important! This resulted in more available cubic storage space than almost any other kayak, as well as the ability for the operator […] The bottom does have a tendency to dent or warp inwards if not stored or laid flat but even when this happens as soon as it flat again or out on the water it goes back to normal. I am 6 2 240 lbs and will be fishing primarily lakes and ponds. The 2.5 gallon bucket is shorter which makes it much easier to reach the bait and being inside the wider milk crate helps limit the shifting or tipping. I couldn't find anyone who had any horrible problems with it. The FS12T sit-on-top kayak was re-designed with focus points of improvement to be more stable, functional and more comfortable. Fixed seat and rod holder plus scupper holes were misaligned on my old 2014. Rank: Mod/Petty Tyrant; Posts: 4614; Joined: Tue Aug 09, 2011 2:23 am; Status: Off-line; Location: Corpus Christi - or paddling over the horizon; Re: Looking for a bow hatch cover for a 2012 Ascend FS12T #2064387. It's only good for holding your rod while paddling around. Join Ascend Owners on Facebook, great resource and we need more md boys in there. That's good business knowing you can return it if it doesn't work for ya. $40.00 $ 40. That's was it, pretty simple. Mods; Clubs; Videos; Tips; Gear; Find a Kayak Store Near Me. It's perfect for the entry level or budget minded person looking to get into kayak fishing. Ascend 12T - Set Includes 6 Plugs Total Ascend 128T Yak-Power - Set Includes 6 Plugs Total Ascend FS12T - Set Includes 12 Plugs Total *(Not All Plugs May Be Needed, See Below Discover (and save!) We are unable to retreive online deals at this time. Enter the brand or search words and the location. I then saw the 128T, and fell in love with the idea of a swivel seat. I still wish the hatch would come standard, the less holes I drill in my kayak the better! You must be logged in to post a review. I'm a pretty big dude about y foot 260lbs. Aug 26, 2016 - This is a review of the current mods on my 2015 Ascend FS128T. Ascend designers combined stand-up paddleboard characteristics with a sit-on-top kayak fishing platform with open deck access and customization options. By Cambino - Mon Mar 28, 2016 7:22 pm ... Power pole, and a flounder gigging light set up, as well as a couple other minor mods here and there. I'd even say this may be the most important aspect of fishing kayaks. May 15, 2019 - This Pin was discovered by Игорь. It's also difficult to access the areas where a fish finder would be mounted. Aug 26, 2016 - This is a review of the current mods on my 2015 Ascend FS128T. weight capacity: 350 lbs. Saved by Str8Yakn Kayak Angler. Photos may show optional equipment. Nov 18, 2014 - This Pin was discovered by Deadgods Smeagol. We're in the Athens Georgia area. Nov 24, 2016 #1. I am really interested in one of these two yak's but just cant decide if i want the sit in or the sit on top. To craft the fully updated Ascend® 12T Sit-On-Top Kayak, our designers took our most-popular sit-on-top kayak and refined it to be even more stable, more functional, and more comfortable. So far the seat raise mod. YakAttack RotoGrip Paddle Holder, Track Mount - 2 Pack Bundle. YakAttack Omega Pro Rod Holder with LockNLoad Track Mounting Base. I have been wanting one for a while and was trying to wait on a sale. Ascend FS128T . I liked the layout of the Ascend FS12T and the price at $499 was perfect. * Prices, specifications, and features are subject to change without notice. Ascend 9R - Set Includes 6 Plugs Total. your own Pins on Pinterest You never see a review of any kayak without this question being addressed or asked. The real answer should be no as I don't think your going to find anyone comfortable standing and fishing in this kayak! 10T Sit-On. * Prices, specifications, and features are subject to change without notice. Apr 7, 2017 - I describe my version of the popular seat raise mod on the Ascend FS12t fishing kayak with the addition of side gear pouches. I've never fished in Georgia (from the west), but would love to meet up with you guys one day and learn the tricks. The advanced tunnel design with a wide transom and flared bow sections brings a fishing kayak so stable, you can stand up and cast from it. Look again at the round impression in the rear tank well. Ascend FS12 or FS12T Discussion in 'Kayaking, Kayak Fishing, Canoeing, Canoe Racing' started by man vs. fish, Apr 18, 2013. I have sat in the FS12T for 4-6 hours with no discomfort. Find Ascend Fs12t Sit-on (Camo) boats for sale near you, including boat prices, photos, and more. All prices are stated in US Dollars. I liked the layout of the Ascend FS12T and the price at $499 was perfect. Ascend FS12T Kayak Review. Some notes, I … If it has something to do with a specific model kayak this is the place. I finally got around to making a mod to my seat on the FS12T. Have any issues with the seat area I noticed ar BPS it seemed thin/flimsy. Assembly required. Apr 18, 2013 #1 . I paddled the FS12T once last year, and I can tell you that I would never be comfortable in THAT chair on THAT kayak. I have not had issues with either. Nov 18, 2014 - This Pin was discovered by Str8Yakn Kayak Angler. This year we took the Ascend FS12T Sit-On-Top Angler Kayak to the lake, and to the river, broke out some fishing tackle, and enjoyed the mobile fishing experience. Designed to fit Ascend FS128T, FS12T, FS10T, FS10, H10 and H12 kayaks with built-in Rods Holders.Easily slips into your existing kayak rod holders without the need to drill holes in your kayak.Installs within seconds and removes within seconds. A bait tank, especially a 5 gallon bucket, will not stay centered well enough for me on it's own even with the cutout. I didn't read very many good reviews on it. With that being said let's get to the beef of the review. BPS swapped it out for new model no questions asked. Big guy on a budget. Its up to you, however, to catch 'em! Thanks to FishHawk for the heads up … Putting the seat in the high position only amplifies everything. Oct 19, 2017 - This is the main view page of an album. I figured the 2015 model would be perfect for me. I spoke with a sales guy at Bass Pro the other day and he said if you really don't like it, you can simply return it. Hilsman Useles BILLY’s House Boat Captain. In my experience I've felt comfortable in everything from small ponds, lakes and even the ocean. Motors and Mounts For Ascend Kayaks We are proud to offer a wide variety of Island Hopper and Torqeedo kayak motors, motor mounts, trolling motor/mount combos, and transom-mount motors designed to fit Ascend S10 and H12 Sit-in and FS10T, FS12T, and FS128T Sit-On-Top fishing kayaks. I think I'm going to purchase tomorrow. Now I have an Ascend FS12T and I want to do the raised seat mod that you see everyone on YouTube doing. But this kayak has a frame seat so you're already sitting higher up from the waterline than a normal SOT kayak, so you're center of gravity is higher too. Saved by Dean Carter. Fishing rod holders for trucks. My Cuda is 74lbs by itself and after I've loaded my... **This blog nor it's author are in any way affiliated with georgiakayakfishing.com. Ascend fs12t project. Ascend FS12T Reviews - Ascend | Buyers' Guide | Paddling.com $29.90 $ 29. Boat Vehicles Boats Car Vehicle. Trolling Motor on Ascend FS12T 6 years 1 week ago #9. At $499 your not going to find a 12 foot fishing kayak that is better in my opinion. Powered by, Depth Finder/Trandsducer Install on Ascend FS12T (Thru Hull), Grip and Grin: Shallow Water Bucketmouth | Kayak Angler Magazine | Rapid Media. Its heavy! Last week, I replaced the screws and washers with sturdier stainless hardware. 90. When I first thought of getting into kayak fishing two years ago I had two goals. Fishing Kayak Reviews Kayak Fishing Gear Saltwater Fishing Gear Kayaking Gear Canoe And Kayak Bass Fishing Fishing Boats Kayaks Canoes. Las Vegas, NV ; FishyFace; 50+ Posts! Given the Ascend FS128T's hull design and 33" beam it is a fairly stable kayak. Its not complete but these are the pics of where I am and ill add pics as I do more. Charitable gaming is a time-tested solution for profitable fundraising and donor acquisition. It's ready for fishing. Given the Ascend FS128T's hull design and 33" beam it is a fairly stable kayak. I've also stood in the seat area of the kayak and it held up fine even with all my weight in that area. Has this been corrected for the 2016 model? Messages: 921 Likes Received: 83 Location: Bellaire, MI. Thread starter Hilsman; Start date Nov 24, 2016; Nov 24, 2016. Search youtube if you haven't seen them before. The weight of the person forces the screws to bend. I picked it up on a good deal from my local bass pro. YakAttack Omega Pro Rod Holder with LockNLoad Track Mounting Base. Ascend FS12T . (I'm about 140lbs). Ascend. Ascend D10T - Set Includes 12 Plugs Total *(Not All Plugs May Be Needed, See Below) Ascend 10T - Set Includes 6 Plugs Total. 4.7 out of 5 stars 301. where are you guys located? The price. Expert Score Read review. I added a few mods to the boat for my enjoyment. A Review of the Ascend FS12T 12ft Kayak I've been on the verge of writing a review of the FS12T kayak from Bass Pro for awhile now. Here is my attempt to add a trolling motor on my Ascend FS12T. According to Bass Pro its 350 lbs. Some... Craig M. caught this bass in a secluded area of a local lake Grip and Grin: Shallow Water Bucketmouth | Kayak Angler Magazine | Rapid M... Kayak Fishing Apps If you’re like me and use your smartphone for work and play, you are probably already finding ways to use it for all your... After only a few floats I realized dragging my kayak to the water was a real drag! Any other boat in this range needs an upgraded seat for comfort. June 24, 2018 By Julian Hooks. The dry hatch in the front is a good size but I think the rear storage area could have really used a 8" twist and seal hatch. Kayak specific questions and discussions are this forums purpose. Average weight w/seat: 96 lbs. Search Multiple Stores with one click for online deals. I weighed 268# at the Dr.'s office last Friday. OFFLINE; Biyakboats, good point I really like the knob idea for easy and quick removal. Jul 13, 2016 - Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Find Kayak Stores By State; Find Kayak Stores By Brand; Login / Register; Home Kayaks Ascend Ascend FS128T. I debated on whether or not this is actually a con. https://www.basspro.com/shop/en/ascend-fs12t-sit-on-top-kayak-camo Photos may show optional equipment. It's summer time and where have the bass gone? One things for certain...it will get you to the fish. Ascend FS12T. Featuring a new design for greater stability, function, and comfort, the FS12T starts with an ultra-stable, tunnel hull design with a wider transom and flared bow sections. I resealed all the hatches for the known issues with the ascend models. All prices are stated in US Dollars. Saved by Str8Yakn Kayak Angler. 8.3. The only negative mark is that the scupper holes don't drain properly in the middle section. Aug 2, 2017 - I describe my version of the popular seat raise mod on the Ascend FS12t fishing kayak with the addition of side gear pouches. I will say that the removable seat that came with mine (bought in 2011) could use more cushion, however,I think Bass Pro changed the removable seat within the past year or so and it's somewhat thicker. 2016 Ascend FS12T Sit-On (Camo) A versatile design that's great for both beginning paddlers and hardcore kayak anglers, the FS12T Sit-On-Top Angler Kayak from Ascend delivers great features and performance. We are unable to retreive online deals at this time. Just choose your thickne Thanks! I believe Ascend had the hatches … The Ascend Swivel Kayak Seat. It also looked pretty sweet and we all know that's just as important! 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