Lady carrying a BOTE aero couch


STEP 1: Remove any accessories and clean as needed.

STEP 2: Use a hand pump or foot pump in deflate mode to remove all air from the couch and unhook the buckle strap located on the back of the couch.

Have questions about the deflation process? We cover in detail how our products inflate and deflate in our Inflation & Deflation Guide.

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STEP 3: Flip the Aero Couch on it's back so the inflate/deflate valve is face down.

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STEP 4: Fold the seat of the couch up towards the grab handle at its center, allowing for the sides of the seat to collapse down underneath the arms of the couch.

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STEP 5: Fold the arms of the couch inward so that they meet in the middle.

Tip: Fold the rear edge of the arms underneath to create a tighter fold.

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STEP 6: Fold the first couch arm in half towards the middle.

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STEP 7: Tightly secure folded kayak with provided strap.

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STEP 8: Fold the second couch arm in half towards the middle.

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STEP 9: Fold the entire couch in half again.

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  • Leaving your Aero Couch deflated and in the sun for 10 minutes will make the material more flexible and folding easier.