Bending Branches Navigator
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The Navigator from Bending Branches combines beauty with unsurpassed fit, finish, and durability in a lightweight paddle that flexes to meet your paddling style.
Bending Branches Navigator Plus Kayak Paddle - With the Navigator Plus telescoping wood kayak Paddle by Bending Branches, beauty is in the hands of the beholder. Rich-looking red alder and roasted basswood blades flex more than composite paddles, reducing shoulder and arm fatigue. The lightweight carbon shaft gives you great responsiveness and durability. Proprietary Rockguard protection starts at the tip and wraps around the leading edge. Each blade is also reinforced with fiberglass, providing durability not seen in most lightweight paddles. The Plus telescoping ferrule allows you to adjust your paddle to any degree of feather angle, lengthen or shorten your paddle a span of 15 centimeters, and eliminates wobble. It allows the Navigator Plus to break down for transport and storage. Combine beauty with unsurpassed fit, finish and durability with the Bending Branches Navigator Plus wood kayak paddle.
The Bending Branches Navigator kayak paddle adds to the natural beauty of your surroundings with eye-pleasing wood blades and a high-performance carbon shaft. Lightweight carbon shaft flexes a bit with every stroke and reduces shoulder and arm fatigue. Asymmetric blade shape is designed for low-angle paddling. Rich black-willow blades pull smoothly through the water. Wrap-around laminate protects the blade tip and edges from abrasion; each blade is reinforced with fiberglass to enhance durability. Feathering of the Bending Branches Navigator kayak paddle is adjustable in the increments of 0 - 60deg right or left.
If you are looking for beauty combined with unsurpassed fit, finish and durability in a lightweight kayak paddle that flexes to meet your paddling style check out this stick! In the Navigator, Bending Branches has combined high-tech, ultra lightweight, T-700 carbon shaft material with a proven blade design made out of rich-looking black willow wood. The material combination provides unique flex and the unmatched fit and finish you expect from a Bending Branches paddle.The result: a smooth pull through the water, and reduced shoulder and arm fatigue. Proprietary Rockgard protection starts at the tip and wraps around the leading edge. Each blade is reinforced with fiberglass to provide durability not seen in most lightweight paddles. The perfect combination of lightweight and natural flex in a precision kayak paddle.Blades constructed out of black willow wood and edged with Rockguard for protection.2-Piece T-700 carbon ultralightweight paddle shaft with stainless steel snapbuttons and a composite ferrule.Assymetric blade shape is ideal for mid to low angle paddle styleDrip rings help keep wet paddle blades from dripping on your
The Navigator Hybrid Wood Paddle from Bending Branches is a high performing kayak paddle with a clean look and innovative design. Combining an ultra-lightweight T-700 carbon shaft with elegant looking black willow blade, this paddle has a low swing weight and an easy pull through the water to reduce fatigue. Fiberglass reinforcement and a proprietary Rockguard on the leading edge of the blades allows it to take abuse on the river without adding bulk and weight.
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