Wilderness Systems Tsunami 140

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Wilderness Systems's Tsunami 140 page.

Retailers' Descriptions

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An icon is reimagined in the all-new Tsunami. The aesthetics of the new Tsunami inspire performance and exploration with modern deck lines, while a focus on improving the paddler's experience sees new features incorporated into the design. Two removable mesh deck storage bags are perfect for stowing close-at-hand items, and an under-deck storage area provides another alternative for staging your favorite beverage. Small changes with big effects have also been integrated into the hull: The flared sidewalls and increased volume above the waterline have been improved to provide. more confidence and stability, while the longer waterline has increased speed and efficiency. . A step up from the 135 in storage space, capacity, and speed, this wildly popular, versatile touring kayak offers a balanced fit that all skill levels can enjoy.. . The Swiss army knife of touring kayaks. Exceptionally fast, yet stable in all conditions. Equipped with new innovative features, storage, and on-deck pouches. The most comfortable, highly adjustable seating and foot brace system. Adjustable Padded Thigh Braces. Phase 3 AirPro Tour. SlideLock XL Foot Brace System. Domed Bow and Stern Hatches. Bow and Stern Bulkheads. Bungee Deck Rigging with Reflective Static Perimeter Safety Line. Soft Touch Handles. Rudder Ready. Soft-Touch Handles. Perimeter Deck Line. Internal Water Bottle Storage. Seat moves front to back to trim the boat. Improved back strap routing. Security Bar. Paddle Groove. Long water line for excellent speed and tracking. Carolina flare for a dry ride. Flared sidewalls for excellent stability. Skid Plate. Ideal for touring. Length: 14' / 427 cm. Width: 25.5 in. / 65 cm. Boat weight: 53 lbs. / 24 kg. Deck height: 14 in. / 35.5 cm. Cockpit length &


When the surf snarls and the lake whitecaps, slide into the Wilderness Systems Tsunami 140 Kayak, and navigate the chop with security. Since this kayak is smack-dab in the middle of the Tsunami family of yaks, it lets almost every size and level of paddler feel at home. Deliberate design elements imbue this baby with stability and durability, so you'll be cruising harbors and dancing through rock gardens in the Tsunami 140 years from now. The polyethylene hull shape takes it easy on burgeoning boaters and lets soggy river rats push their limits as well. The moderate V-shaped keel line keeps you on the straight and narrow when you plow across placid ponds. Multiple chines give you a stable platform when you first board the boat. Chines also create walls on your kayak, which makes tipping tough and tracking sublime, not to mention giving the plastic hull an extra shot of durability. Three bulkhead stern, midship, and bow hatches offer you the ability to turn this yak into a cargo boat for a weekend water-based camping trip. Domed rubber hatch covers protect dry bags from an accidental flip as well as limit the amount of water your boat will take on. The Phase 3 AirPro Tour seat gives you a highly adjustable ride and a finely tuned fit. Fore and aft on-deck rigging lets you keep a few things at your fingertips. Say you've stowed your fly rod on deck and you've found the perfect place; secure your stick in the paddle park, grab your rod, and practice casting from a seated position.

- Backcountry.com

The Wilderness Systems Tsunami 140 kayak combines the efficiency and speed of a sea kayak with the stability of a recreational touring kayak, in a design that accommodates experienced paddlers yet is easy enough for beginners to handle. Phase 3 Air Pro seat made of contoured perforated foam to increase ventilation and comfort. Gen2 polyethylene, a high-density, lightweight and superstiff plastic. Body has thin yet durable walls and a smooth finish with rich, long-lasting color. SlideLock XL foot-brace adjusts with an ergonomic handle for reset in the boat. Designed and outfitted for small to average-sized paddlers for weekend-long tours. All adjustment straps are easy to use and are located forward of the paddler. Gear bag attached to seat holds snacks, water bottle or anything you want to keep close at hand. Bungee cords let you fold seat back down flat for car-top transport. Footpads are shaped to alleviate foot fatigue. Bulkheads provide plenty of dry storage for gear. New hatches have tighter seal and are easier to open and close. Deck rigging has reflective perimeter cord for extra visibility. USA.

- L.L.Bean

More spacious than the 140 for bigger paddlers or those traveling with more gear.

- Massey's Outfitters