Kayak – Advanced Elements Advanced Frame

We have had these kayaks since April 2016 and kayaked with them in some of the most beautiful places in North  America.

Now available in green or red.

Here is our review of our wonderful, loveable inflatable kayaks.



The AdvancedFrame® is a hybrid of a folding frame kayak and an inflatable kayak.

Utilizing built-in aluminum ribs in the bow and stern, it slices through water like a knife and rivals the trackability of hard-shell kayaks.

The stern acts as a skeg, increasing the tracking performance.

It uses extremely durable materials in a 3-layer construction and features many high-end components.

There is plenty of on-board storage room for extended trips.

It sets up in just a few minutes and is compact enough to take along on a weekend adventure.


  • MODEL AE1012-R (red) or AE1012-G (green)
  • LENGTH 10’5″
  • WIDTH 32″
  • WEIGHT 36 LBS. (16 KG)
  • PERSON/S 1
  • MAX. WEIGHT 300 LBS. (136 KG)
  • FOLDED SIZE 30″ X 17″ X 10″

Performance Details

  • Hull Design: Built-in aluminum ribs define the bow and stern and improve tracking.
  • Durable: 3 layers of material for extreme puncture resistance.
  • Easy To Set Up: PreAssembled at the factory. Simply unfold, inflate and attach the seat.
  • Comfortable: High support, adjustable padded seat provides comfort for hours of paddling.
  • Style: Looks and paddles similar to a rigid hard-shell kayak with the portability of an inflatable.


  • Advanced Elements Spring Valve
  • Integrated Pressure Relief Valve In Floor
  • Inflatable coaming for attaching a spray skirt
  • Durable double coated Rip Stop fabric
  • Bungee deck lacing
  • Molded rubber handles
  • Reinforced bow and stern seam
  • Hard edge bow/stern
  • Storage compartment
  • Welded seams
  • Neoprene paddle guard
  • Adjustable back support
  • D-ring tie down
  • Skeg tracking fin

Accessories Incl.

  • Carrying Duffel Bag
  • Folding Seat
  • Repair Kit
  • Owner’s Manual
    *Pump Sold Separately*

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