If you are after speed, stability, comfort and functionality then the Bluemako Sportfish should be on the top of your shopping list. It is a big fisherman’s dream as it can quickly trek to your favourite waterhole and is stable enough for stand-up fishing in shallow waters
We don’t mean it lightly when we say the F43’s quality and workmanship is as good as it gets, we welcome you to compare the F43 with any of the below models, you will clearly see it is unbeatable in terms of overall features, benefits, quality and value for money.
- Ocean Kayak Tetra 12 Angler
- Jackson Cuda 12
- Old Town Predator 13
- Malibu Stealth 12
Designed for stability, speed and unmatched wave cutting via the deep keeled bow the F43 is an exceptional trekking kayak that excels quickly in flat water. It can quickly trek to your favourite waterhole and is stable enough for stand-up fishing in shallow waters. The hull is decked out with a massive range of features to meet all the needs of a serious fisherman.
Hinged reversible hatch cover
The F43 hatch is now reversible giving you double the functionality, it is attached to the deck with a heavy duty marine steel swivel hinge that will do the hard work trip after trip.
Top side: Water bottle holder and small bungee area for small tools as knife, pliers etc.
Bottom side: 3 x Rotatable rod holder fittings plus additional brass attachment points. It also features an enclosed area for a depth sounder battery pack.
The massive centre hatch is easily accessible when on deck and benefits from the reversible hinged cover that securely fits with a rubber seal.
It comes with an additional mount point inside for electronics or any other gadget you might choose to add. The hatch itself provides for ample storage space with its wide and deep sides.
Elite dry seat & trolley combo
One word: Innovation! The new ultra-comfortable & dry high position alloy framed seat gives you everything you love from a top of a range kayak plus the added benefit of being your trolley as well.
The wheels of the trolley come off easily and can be securely stowed in the rear bungee storage area in a dedicated area specially made for them.
Forward & aft deck lines
Forward & aft deck lines are fitted on both sides giving you an almost 360-degree deck line surround. Enough to fit whatever you may have to make your trip better.
Each F43 comes fitted with 2 extra durable flush mounted rod holders and well as a 360-degree up and down telescopic rod holder with up to 5 different mount points on the boat.
Integrated central beverage holder
Integrated central beverage holder to securely fit a large water bottle to keep you hydrated while out of the water.
Open hull space with large oval access both forward and aft allows for safe storage of fishing rods, camping gear, PFD’s, dry bags, etc. A great way to keep your gear safe when traveling and generous volume allows you to pack enough gear for expedition paddling.
Cable driven foot/rudder system
Nope you won’t find any nylon on the foot rudder system, the new f40 runs with an upgraded cable driven system which is more robust and proven to stand the test of time.
Heaps of extra insert points
There are molded-in inserts located throughout the F43 y in locations that are convenient for use and optimal for GoPro footage or fishing accessories.
Bluemako’s F43 & F40 comes with a unique replaceable tailpiece so no more worries if the rear of the hull gets any scratches on the tailpiece, simply replace the heavy duty black scuff strip and your kayak is like new