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This blog is dedicated to flyfishing which is the most interesting fishing method.
I am living in the Russian Far East, love fishing and travel, flyfish since 1986.

Air engine on a kayak

The Kolibri air-engine is of a tiller type; it has 2-cycle, 3 hp trimmer engine and 60-cm propeller. The total weight is 9 kg. Today we have tested it on two different inflatable kayaks.

Alt-air engine-Kolibri-airboat-kayak The first kayak, Timan, was not working great with the engine – the cause is its banana shape

Alt-air engine-Kolibri-airboat-kayak Inflatable kayak Waterfly moves much better

Alt-air engine-Kolibri-airboat-kayak The speed was up to 10 km per hour

Alt-air engine-Kolibri-airboat-kayak The air-kayak will be very handy on shallows – its sinking is several centimeters only

Alt-air engine-Kolibri-airboat-kayak I will use the air-engine for fishing on the shallows of the Amur River where no regular motor boat could go, and also on shallow rivers