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A responsive plastic kayak that surfs well for the medium to large sized paddler. The kayak has fairly boxy rails offering good stability. A flattish hull promote better surfing characteristics which also helps in a following sea. The kayak has been designed to fit a range of kayakers from approx 5ft 4inch (162 cm) to 6ft 4inches (193 cm) tall. There is plenty of room for large feet. With the fibreglass cockpit rim a cheaper nylon spray deck can be used. The kayak is fitted with the High performance glass seat, unless otherwise requested, and offers extra leg room due to a raised arearaised areaeither side of the cockpit. The seat can be set higher for a smaller paddler and the raised area in the front deck can be padded if needed. The kayak has a low rear deck for easy rolling, a keyhole cockpit that gives excellent grip, control and allows quick exit if need be. The sloping bulkhead behind the seat allows the kayak to be emptied by lifting only the bow, no x-rescue is necessary. A day/weekend kayak for the medium to large paddler, length: 489 cm, width: 54 cm, depth: 33 cm, overall volume: 282.5 liters, front hatch volume: 55 liters, cockpit volume: 160 liters, day hatch volume: 27.5 liters, rear hatch volume: 40 liters.