The Whisky18; the expedition Whisky, offers greater carrying capacity, increased hull speed and tracking yet keeps the easy stability and turning characteristics of its smaller sister theWhisky16.
Whisky18. Here is a comfortable, easily maneuvered and
stable craft to inspire confidence. A great kayak in which to develop
skills, its generous loading capacity makes it ideal for self-contained expeditions.
For the experienced paddler it is a spirited
touring kayak. With its fuller bow and stern shape to reduce plunging, the
Whisky 18 is designed for negotiating rough waters and for having fun on surf
and current.Great for instructing.
Paul on the Huang Pu River, China
Made in vacuum-bagged fiberglass, or in
lighter-weight Pro-Lite with an infusion molded Kevlar/carbon hull. The
Whisky 18 has two large oval hatches; aft and bow, a large round day hatch
behind the padded cockpit for access to items while on the water and the "Whisky
hatch", a smaller round hatch in front of the cockpit which opens to an
The compass recess on the fore-deck accommodates
a Silva 70P compass which is optional. The Whisky 18 is standard fitted with a
retractable skeg and footrests. Rudder optional.