Kevlar offers an excellent compromise for paddlers seeking lightness and performance. Kevlar is stronger than carbon, but lighter than fiberglass. Although Kevlar is more expensive than fiberglass, the benefits are apparent, making it well worth the investment. For more information visit: http://seawardkayaks.com/faq.php The Passat G3 is based on the original Passat hull, acclaimed by adventure racers (Dual first place in the Yukon River Quest) and premium outfitters features a slight increase in overall depth, an increased spread of cockpit locations and custom curved bulkheads creates a true 3-hatch (3 Cockpits with optional seat) racing and expedition tandem. The Passat G3 has greater stability than most singles. It tracks amazing, with or without the rudder, edges easily and effortlessly tours at 5 knots +. It is safe, strong and seaworthy in challenging waters. It has become the worlds most regarded double. This kayak's "Greenland" style bow, sleek graceful lines, solid feel and expedition capacity make a combination of speed, comfort and storage that is unrivalled in a touring double/triple.
Expedition class "Greenland" style bow, sleek graceful lines; Industry leader for comfort, speed & payload capacity in an touring double/triple
Kevlar bulkheads, 3 hatches, solid rudder control, rescue straps, tow line and complete rigging; Centre hatch child seat available
Storage Bow 64 liters center 180 liters Stern 94 liters
Cockpits 32.25 X 16
For Beginner/Guide; Tour operators/Rentals/Family