Each paddle is custom made to the paddler and their needs. Explore all the options for fine tuning the grip and blade tip aesthetics.
WESTERN RED CEDAR |
PROS | Light weight, rot resistant, good balance of stiffness and flex
CONS | Softwood can dent easily
SWAMP CYPRUS | COMING SOON
PROS | Strong and dense. Rot resistant
CONS | Less flex and heavier than cedar.
The transitions between the loom and blades. It’s where you primarily hold the paddle and it’s shape can be made to anchor your grip as much as you like.
Totally smooth and clean transition with no feel of a shoulder index.
Comfortable and relaxed feel with a slight shoulder index
Abrupt transition that’s been shaped for a comfortable shoulder index
BLADE TIP SHAPE
BOILED LINSEED OIL
Standard oil finish
Enhances the existing color by darkening and contrasting the wood grain
Protective and easy to maintain
SHOU-SUGI-BAN + BOILED LINSEED OIL
An ancient Japanese technique that preserves wood by burning and charring the outside grain
Enhanced grain creates a textured grip and amazing colors
Finished in boiled Linseed oil
Shaped, sanded and ready for a finish