Specifications for Comet 11
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This very cool kayak will hold up to 350 pounds and handle moving water and flat water with ease. It has a comfortable seat and padded thigh pads and is easy to paddle. Huge stability males it great for fishing or photography or just cruising around the lake in style. The large cockpit makes getting in and out easy; you can even take a moderate size dog along. This kayak will make a great fishing kayak. This one is surprisingly well rounded and inexpensive for all the performance you get. It has been tried out and been on display so it has a few shallow surface scrapes so thisis a one of a kind price.
Kayaks are available in several kinds of materials and with different construction methods:
Composite kayaks are made from fiberglass, kevlar and graphite in different combinations. Fiberglass, is very durable and makes a strong and economical kayak.Kevlar is lighter and very tough so less needs to be used to make a strong and very durable kayak. Graphite is even lighter than kevlar and is used in strategic locations on some models.
Plastic, Super Compound Linear Polyethylene, (SCL) is extremely tough and durable. It is used in the rotomolded models. Cuts or breaks are so rare I have never seen one, even on white water boats. UV inhibitors are blended in to protect from the sun. This is the most economical durable material Current Designs kayaks are built with. The down side is a little bit of flex and a bit more extra weight.
Thermoformed Composite System (TCS). These are made from an Acrylic and ABS plastic laminate. This plastic is stiffer and lighter than SCL polyethylene. It has the look and light weight of a fiberglass kayak, but costs less. For a more in depth description of these materials the Current Designs web site, or a catalog will help. Also feel free to contact us.