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The Carlisle Day Tripper 2-Piece Paddle features reinforced asymmetrical blades that are durable and produce efficient strokes, a solid choice for beginners or a great paddle to have on hand for backup. The straight shaft is ovalized for a natural feel in the hands, and breaks down into two pieces for convenient travel and storage.
Asymmetric polypropylene blades. Lightweight anodized and ovalized aluminum shaft. Push-button takedown allows blades to be feathered at 60 degrees for inline, for right- and left-hand control. Available: 220cm, 230. Blade dimensions: 18 L x 6 W. Shaft diameter: 1 1/8. Approximate weight: 37 oz. (230cm length). Colors: Black, Yellow. Cancer and Reproductive Harm- www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Carlisle Paddle Gear Kayak Paddles Carlisle Day Tripper 2pc -86 in / 220 cm 789705. A lightweight anodized aluminum shaft is ovalized for easy gripping. This is the paddle of choice for beginners - or for use as a backup.
A great choice for a first paddle or a back-up paddle, the durable Carlisle Day Tripper kayak paddle is efficient in the water. Carlisle Day Tripper kayak paddle stands up to rock gardens, barnacles and rough treatment thanks to its blades of fiberglass-reinforced polypropylene. Asymmetrical blade design with dihedral shape allows for a smooth, efficient stroke to lessen your fatigue. Lightweight aluminum shaft is ovalized for an easy grip; drip rings help keep your lap dry. Push-button breakdown allows easy storage and lets you adjust blade feathering from either 0deg or 60deg angle for either right- or left-handed control.