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Pros Stable and fast, carbon reinforced construction, kayak conversion kit, high-volume pumpVery rigid, lightweight, maneuverableStable, tie-downs and handles on both ends, nice paddleSolid all-around performance, includes a good paddle, appropriate price pointExcellent glide, several comfortable handles, stable for its shape, dual chamber pump
Cons Heavier, somewhat expensiveExpensive, doesn't include a paddleNot super fast or maneuverableLacks rear bungee system, lacks a front handleExpensive, not maneuverable, unstable for beginners
Bottom Line A high-performing SUP board that includes accessories to convert it to a kayakA smaller but versatile board with excellent all-around performanceScores well across the board with consistently solid performance and well-executed design detailsThis simple, stylish board performs well and has a reasonable priceA high performer with quality components, this model is lightweight and built for speed
Rating Categories Bluefin Cruise Carbon Carbon Straight Up Isle Explorer Atoll 11' Voyager+ MSL
Stability (30%)
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Glide Performance (25%)
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10
Maneuverability (25%)
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Ease Of Transport (10%)
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Ease Of Inflation (10%)
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Specs Bluefin Cruise... Carbon Straight Up Isle Explorer Atoll 11' Voyager+ MSL
Dimensions inflated 12' x 32" x 6" 10'6" x 32' x 6" 11' x 32" x 6" 11' x 32" x 6" 13'2" x 30" x 6"
Weight (lbs) 28 lbs 23.5 lbs 22 lbs 22.5 lbs 25 lbs
Weight Capacity (lbs) 309 lbs 350 lbs 275 lbs 400 lbs 330 lbs
Dimensions folded up (inches) 34" x 15" x 10" 33" x 18" x 10" 33" x 12" x 12" 34" x 14" x 8" 32" x 19" x 9"
Paddle Included? Yes No Yes Yes No
Time to inflate (minutes) 5-9 5-9 4-7 4-7 4-6
Pump included? Yes, high-pressure, dual chamber Yes Yes Yes Yes, high-pressure, dual chamber
Fin configuration 2+1 plastic fins, with large detachable center fin 2 removable side fins, 8" center flex fin 2+1 plastic fins, with large detachable center fin 2+1 plastic fins, with large detachable center fin FCS Connect Fin
Bungee cargo system Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Comes with backpack Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Warranty 5 years 3 years 1 year 2 years 1 year
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