The Boats I am interested in (in order of my preference): 1) Ascend FS12T Sit On top Anglers Kayak (2014) Bass Pro Shops $549.99. Jul 24, 2016 - My rigged Ascend FS12T. LSU Fan Denham Springs Member since Aug 2014 29 posts. Boat Trader currently has 90 Ascend boats for sale, including 89 … I have a 2014 Ascend FS12T with the Ram Transducer Arm and love it, but it does create some drag when it's in the water which gives my right arm a little more of a work out. I believe its more then able to be stood in. The under deck storage is small but there is plenty of above deck, here's a picture of mine! I had the same scenario. Width: 31". BPS swapped it out for new model no questions asked. Anyone checked out the new Ascend fs12t? The seat is amazing. Only problem I have is about a cup of water gets in the hull after every day of fishing. Length: 12'. Nov 18, 2014 - This Pin was discovered by Str8Yakn Kayak Angler. Resale is a factor but when your talking about an investment of $1000, IMO just the use of it will be worth that money. Glad someone posted about the new upgrade to the FS12T (Bass Pro) kayak. Published on Oct 7, 2014. I would love some input as to what you guys think that own either one. Prioritize and get the better yak. I bought 2 2013 ascend fs12t kayaks in September been kayaking in them a few times before the cold set in, but i have been able to stand and fish from them fairly easy seeing as this was … Unless your reinforce the carp out of it with sturdy foam. If I had my druthers I would go with the wilderness ride 115x (tested one at demo day in Lewisville), however the pricing is significantly higher than Ascend. I looks like a pretty good kayak. Featuring a new design for greater stability, function, and comfort, the FS12T … Just sayin'. So about 10min ago, I caught a nice catfish. I can say this - a friend had an ascend 128t that had issues and as much as that is a problem, BPS went to great lengths to make him happy. Looks like a smaller version of the 128t. Weight is a little high but I like the layout. Bastard made me pay him back for though! #2065266 By fishinmachine - Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:10 pm - Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:10 pm #2065266 If you do buy, please give us a review and pics, good luck to you. Ascend is a newer boat brand in the marine industry, manufacturing boats that span in size from 9 feet to 13 feet. Get what you want and like the best. Its a little wider and looks like a "standable" kayak. It's very nice combination of efficiency and stability. The Wilderness Ride is a great kayak and will hold its value when you want to upgrade later. 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. Select Post; Deselect Post; Link to Post; Member. The hatches don't appear to be sealed in some spots. Re: Hatch cover for a 2011 Ascend FS12T -Thank you, Dean Brown! I've done a ton of research and it looks like there are two issues with this kayak. I got mine with the thicker seat choice, for no additional charge, and it helps on those long paddles. Allowing me to get the kayak, PDF, paddle, anchor, anchor trolley system, kayak cart, and temporary roof rack all for a little under $800.00. I was thinking of selling my tarpon 120, kind of rigged up with the basics, and buy one of these. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); - All times are UTC-04:00 - ascend FS12T 2014 model 350$ If this is your first visit, we invite to register a user account. With an extended keel and performance rocker the FS12T has the maneuverability and tracking to get you to … Membership is free but required in order to post to our forums, classifieds, reviews and photo … Mariner Sails had a couple of Ride 115's (not X) for less than $720 last week. your own Pins on Pinterest. Pescador or Ascend FS12T May 31, 2014 13:48:26 GMT -5 via mobile 3spots likes this. If it was me, I'd get the Ride, a PFD, and a paddle, and then save my nickels and dimes and get the other stuff later on. I'm seriously considering purchasing a 2014 Ascend FS12T from BassPro next week and have a couple of concerns. Built with the angler in mind, the Ascend … I bought 2 2013 ascend fs12t kayaks in September been kayaking in them a few times before the cold set in, but i have been able to stand and fish from them fairly easy seeing as this was my first sit on top kayak. Joined: Apr 2014. Weight: 77 lbs. First the rear legs on the seat do not line up correctly with the floor board underneath it, causing some bending of the security pins. Ascend fs12t problems Posted by GUJitsu131 on 9/26/14 at 4:47 am. I love my FS12T 2105 model. The console made rigging a FF absurdly simple. They also make some scupper hole mounted transducer accessories that make it look really easy to install a FF in the ascend. Hope that might help someone to look at the kayak different and maybe purchase it. Fixed seat and rod holder plus scupper holes were misaligned on my old 2014. I honestly liked the way the Ascend FS12T paddled, although for some reason after I quite paddling and was gliding the kayak would turn towards the right. The center console of the 115x is pretty awesome. This specially designed 12' kayak starts … One other factor that has me leaning towards the Ascend is that I couldn't get a solid answer on when the framed seat for the Ride would actually be available. The ride 115x is going to run me $862 and change just for the kayak itself. I think if you find the Ride is a significantly better fit for you, then that amount is minimal. BTW, this will be my first kayak so all information would be greatly appreciated. I just saw this kayak, very nice, the ability to move the seat forward and aft are great but no high or low, oh well, but the seat looks comfy and for the price, pretty nice. But this is my first yak so I may be wrong. Shane Hayward 22,054 views. See more ideas about Kayaking, Kayak fishing, Kayak accessories. Designed for fishing-minded kayakers, the Ascend® FS12 Sit In Angler Kayak is a comfortable, high performance kayak packed with features for serious anglers. Here's my review of the kayak from when I paddled it back in May: All of us who paddled the kayak really thought it paddled great despite it's tendency to turn right when gliding. Current models. 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. Nov 18, 2014 - This Pin was discovered by Str8Yakn Kayak Angler. Kayak Rigging - Presented by Hook1 Kayak Fishing Gear, http://www.basspro.com/Ascend-FS12T-Sit ... 707113412/, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzUyFgk ... ata_player, Saltwater - Presented by Slowride Guide Services, Bass Fishing - Presented by Mariner Sails, General Discussions(Request Access to the General Discussion Usergroup), How to Fish During the Winter...plus video. Posts: 155. The NW wind is supposed to gust to 45 tonight. I would suggest finding a 12t to demo.......sounds like about $400 may end up being the difference. May 12, 2014 - My Ascend FS12T with DIY silient traction mat, Hobie thru hull wiring kit, Mighty Mount, Scotty slide track adapters and Scotty triple rod mount. LOL. 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