With narrow blades shaped for low-angle paddling, the Zephyr is an excellent choice for all-around touring. It delivers clean strokes forward or backward, and lets you cover distances efficiently. The materials used in this Premier Series version has high strength and a low swing weight for all-day comfort.
- Tri-axial weave fibreglass increases torsional stiffness while reducing longitudinal flexibility.
- Blades have 3 distinct planes for an exceptional strength-to-weight ratio.
- Kingpin system adjusts in 15° increments for precise feathering or unfeathering. It requires only 1/8in of separation for adjustment and locks play-free to perform like a one-piece paddle.
|Ideal for||Kayak touring|
|Shaft material||Fibreglass/carbon blend|
Blade shapes are designed to apply power efficiently. Short, wide: immediate power. Long, narrow: better leverage in turbulent water. Wing: channels water for maximum power and speed.
|Blade dimensions||49 x 17cm (19.3 x 6½in.)|
|Blade angle||0° to 90° (15° increments)|
The angle of two blades relative to one another. Parallel blade = unfeathered. Offset blades = feathered. Feathered paddles reduce wind resistance. Adjustable paddles can be adjusted left or right.