Werner Little Dipper

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The Little Dipper is Werner's smallest low-angle performance touring design. The smaller blades pull effortlessly through each stroke, allowing a faster cadence with less stress to your joints.Werner's exclusive Neutral Bent Shaft positions your hands for the best balance, comfort and control, helping reduce discomfort in your wrists and arms. Curved dihedral blade face reduces "flutter" and enhances maneuverability, helping you smoothly link strokes.Premium fiberglass blades provide lightweight responsiveness and durability.The oval-shaped shaft provides a comfortable, secure grip.Werner's exclusive Smart-View(TM) adjustable ferrule gives you a convenient two-piece paddle that looks and feels like a one-piece. The Smart-View system lets you quickly and easily adjust the offset, or feather angle, of your paddle in 15 degree increments with right- or left-hand control. Small shaft option is available. To know if you need a small diameter shaft, measure your hand from the base of the palm to the tip of your middle finger. If your measurement is 6 1/4" or smaller you should try a small shaft. You can also print the "Shaft Diameter Print Out" in the Links section and use it to measure your hand.

- NRS

The Little Dipper 2-Piece Paddle from Werner delivers high-end paddling performance in a package designed to accommodate smaller paddlers of all stripes. The straight shaft is made of a carbon blend for strength and stiffness and features the Smart View adjustable ferrule system to ensure you can always dial in the perfect fit. The small-diameter shaft size is ideal for those with smaller hands, as it won't require as much gripping and won't tire you out as easily. The asymmetrical fiberglass blade features a dihedral shape for smooth, stable paddling that allows the water to easily break and flow around it.

- Backcountry.com

Werner Little Dipper 2-Piece Fiberglass Kayak Paddle - The Little Dipper 2-Piece Fiberglass Kayak Paddle by Werner is a great choice for smaller kayakers and anyone who likes to use a fast easy cadence. One of the smallest low angle premium touring designs, the smaller blades pull effortlessly through each stroke allowing an increased cadence while being gentle on your joints. The perfect combination of light weight, stiffness and durability, ideal for those wishing to be gentle to their bodies. The Little Dipper has an adjustable ferrule system, allowing elegant adjustment feather right or left in 15 degree increments and is offered in both straight and bent shaft models. The two-piece design makes for ease of travel and storage and drip rings help keep your hands and lap dry. If you are looking for a paddle that is easy to customize and easy on your body, you have found it with the Little Dipper 2-Piece Fiberglass Kayak Paddle by Werner.

- Outdoorplay

A smaller version of the Camano paddle, the Little Dipper is designed for smaller boaters and women. This highly popular touring paddle features small blades that pull easily through a stroke, putting less stress on joints. The Neutral Bent Shaft positions your hands for the best balance, comfort and control, helping to reduce discomfort in wrists and arms .Specs: Features: * Light swing weight reduces fatigue. * Dihedral blade face and Asymmetrical design create a smooth forward stroke. * Best all around touring blade design for women and smaller paddlers. * Adjustable Ferrule System Blade Specs: * Fiberglass * Size: 48x15cm, 18.9"x 5.9" * 550sq cm * Asymetrical Shaft Specs: * Fiberglass/Carbon blend * Neutral Bent Shaft * Adjustable Ferrule 0-75deg * Two piece Paddle Weight: * 907g (32oz) at 220cm.

- Mountains Plus