MEC Explorer Paddle 5052-576

MEC Explorer Paddle


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For day paddles and weekend voyages, have more fun getting there with a lightweight and grippy kayak paddle. Asymmetric blade and featherable paddle let you slice through the water with ease. Grips and ridge on shaft help improve control when you get tired or wet. Economical price means it won't be hanging around on dry land for long.

  • Shaft is made of a blend of carbon fibre and fibreglass.
  • Paddle can feathered at +60°, 0° or -60° with the push of a button.
  • Rubberized grips along with ridge along one side of the paddle improves control.
  • 2-part shaft allows easy storage.
  • Comes with a pair of drip rings to keep your hands dry.

Tech specs

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Ideal for Light kayak touring
Blade material Polypropylene
Shaft material Fibreglass/carbon blend
Blade shape

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.

High angle
Shaft type Straight
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Blade angle 0° and 60°

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.

Made in Thailand