Advanced Elements added a high-back seat with inflatable lumbar support for long days on the water. The seat also sports a pair of rod-holders. At the front of the kayak is a support bar. The 1" diameter bar will support rail-mount accessories for forward mounted rod-holders and fishfinder. Behind the seat is plenty of room for a crate with all your fishing gear.
The StraitEdge Angler measures a nimble 9'8" in length, and a stable 35" wide. It folds up to fit into a duffle bag and weighs in at a mear 41lbs. This kayak is easy to store most anywhere in your home, fits in the trunk, or even straps down easily on a motorcycle. With a pricepoint under $700, its hard not to consider this kayak for anyone serious about kayak fishing.
About the Author: Isaac Miller considers himself an "equal opportunity angler" and will fish anything that will take a hook. Isaac often makes live internet video broadcasts when fishing from his kayaks, giving up-to-the-second reports on conditions and tackle choices. A YakAngler.com Pro Staffer, Isaac also blogs at www.isaac-online.com and is a host for the www.KayakFishingRadio.com West coast show.