Werner Tybee CF IM
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With its high-angle blade, fiberglass-and-carbon construction and lightweight design, the Werner Tybee is aggressive on the water but easy on the wallet.
To fight through the rushing tide, the aggressive, two-piece Werner Tybee CF IM Paddle provides the power needed to propel you out of the estuary and back to the beach without waiting for the next tide. For high-angle paddling styles more common to big river or ocean kayakers, this super-lightweight carbon paddle provides a more powerful stroke for quick maneuvering, bracing, and even rolling.
The Tybee's high angle blade design is direct from Werner's Performance line and is a great choice for those that like a faster cadence. With carbon reinforced nylon blades, a premium fiberglass-carbon blend shaft and adjustable ferule, the Tybee is versatile and easy to use for advanced maneuvers or all around touring. High angle design direct from the Performance line is the best if you like using a faster cadence. Carbon reinforced nylon blades are versatile and easy to use during advanced maneuvers or all around touring. An asymmetrical dihedral blade design reduces blade flutter for a more stable stroke with less fatigue. Premium shaft is smooth, comfortable and durable and available in both standard or small diameter. 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 diameter shafts are available and recommended for paddlers whose hand (from the base of the palm to the tip of the middle finger) measures 6 1/2" or smaller.
Mid-size BladeSurface Area: 608 sq cmBlade Length x Width: 43 x 18.25 cmWeight for 210 cm (straight shaft): 936 g / 33 ozRecommended Length: 205-230 cmAvailable Lengths (straight shaft): 205-230 cm Features & Options: High Angle Paddling A more powerful catch and stroke for increased forward efficiency.The paddle is kept at a high angle relative to the water and a faster cadence is used.Best for linking a variety of maneuvering stokes.Excellent for bracing and rolling Mid-sized Carbon Reinforced Blades Mid-sized blades fit the widest range of kayakers.Lighter, smooth feel on the water.Durable Carbon reinforced blades for lightest swing weight in the rec. category.Dihedral for smooth forward strokes. Smart-View Adjustable Ferrule Elegant, easy to use design.Low profile button looks and feels like a 1-piece paddle.Internal gear system for precise fit.Viewing window shows you your offset.Adjusts feather left or right in 15 degree increments.You determine what feather works best for you. Straight Shaft Carbon Blend More traditional feeling and generally less expensive.The lightest weight option available.Continuous length allows for easy hand movement. Standard and Small Diameter Shaft Two shaft sizes ensure you get a proper fit.A good fit allows you to use a light grip, reducing fatigue and increasing comfort and performance.Hands larger than 7 fit our Standard Shaft.Hands smaller than 6.5 fit our Small ShaftHands between 6.5 and 7 - try both! Light Swing Weight Swing weight is the weight you feel each time you lift your blade during a stroke.A light swing weight reduces fatigue and makes paddling more fun. Correct Length Locate the closest combination of paddler height and boat width listed.Narrower boats or shorter paddlers subtract 5cm for high angle and 10cm for low angle.Add length for wider boats and sit-on-tops
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