The Whisky16 3L sets the standard for fun kayaking!
While Whisky16 composite offered outstanding control and fun in conditions, the Whisky 16 3L adds the robust durability and peace of mind of tough 3-Layer roto-molded plastic.
3L and PE explained
What is 3L? 3L is the 3-layer construction
achieved when the mold is opened during the roto-molding process for
additional materials to be added. The result is a thicker skin made from a
tough outer polyethylene layer, a mid-section adding stiffness and flotation, and an
inner skin layer. The overall result is a stiffer and lighter weight
kayak with intrinsic flotation. What is PE? PE is
an abbreviation for polyethylene, the material used for roto-molding the
So Point65 Whisky16 PE 3L is polyethylene (PE) molded in 3-layers (3L) It's a startlingly reactive performance kayak with quick take-off on the wave and great glide. Easy stability and edge control Delightful and reassuringly predictable in conditions.
Some of the color and model options: From left, Dark blue with orange Rocker (note Keyhole cockpit) Yellow Tourer (the non-keyhole cockpit) Limited edition Commemorative Rocker black/white camo Red Tourer, Light blue Tourer Lime Rocker
The W16 3L has all the features of an expedition sea kayak
3 bulkheads 2 oval hatches and one round day-hatch, Front deck whisky hatch Retractable spring-loaded rudder (no cable to kink) Key-hole cockpit for performance (wider cockpit front in Tourer) Performance seat Recessed deck fittings with deck lines and bungees Easy-adjust foot-braces
Tough 3-layer polyethylene (PE) adds stiffness for performance.