SHEARWATER 17 (Eric Schade)
LENGTH 5.18 ( 17' )
BEAM 0.56 ( 22" )
COCKPIT ID. 0.79 x 0.42
KNEE HEIGHT 0.30
BACK HEIGHT 0.23
FOOT MAX 12.5uk
PADDLER WEIGHT 68kg - 100kg ( 150lb - 220lb )
MAX PAYLOAD 122kg ( 270lb )
A single chined 'West Greenland' inspired hull with reassuring primary and secondary stability characteristics.
A great all round kayak with 2 watertight compartments and key hole cockpit, suitable for day paddling and light to moderate touring.
This boat has extra reinforcement in key areas and is at the 'heavy duty' end of epoxy ply construction with foam buoyancy fore and aft.
Adjustable foot rests and molded foam seat with thigh pads.
Deck lines can be added as required.