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Price $130 List$250 List$299.00 at Amazon
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Pros Very inexpensive, everything included, low and stableInexpensive, easy to set up/take down, everything includedExtremely portable, maneuverable, stable, easy set up
Cons Not durable, pump inefficient, average portabilityNarrow, sits high in water, unstable, seats unsupportiveLow durability, poor tracking, weight doesn’t include pump or paddle
Bottom Line An incredibly cheap tandem kayak, but not a bad way to get on the waterA relatively inexpensive tandem ‘yak to enjoy some lake time with a friendTake this lightweight, packable kayak just about anywhere you can imagine for a unique experience
Rating Categories Intex Challenger K2 Sea Eagle 330 PackLite
Handling (25%)  
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Portability (20%)
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Specs Intex Challenger K2 Sea Eagle 330 PackLite
Measured Weight (boat and storage bag only) 27.5 lb 28.9 lb 5.25 lb
Capacity Tandem (2); 400 lbs Tandem (2); 500 lbs Single; 250 lbs
Kayak Size (length x width in ft) 11'5" x 2'11" 10'10" x 2'10" 7'6" x 2'11"
Packed Size (length x width x height in inches) 28" x 18" x 12" 41" x 21" x 14" 14" x 12" x 7"
Included Accessories Repair patches, pump and paddles Repair kit, pump and paddles Repair kit
Material/Construction 30-gauge PVC vinyl, I-beam floor 33 mil Polykrylar (K80 PVC), I-beam floor Polyurethane-coated ripstop polyester
Features Bow & stern grablines, cargo net, skeg Inflatable spray skirts, bow & stern grab lines, skegs, scupper hole Rubber-molded handle, mesh carry bag doubles as onboard storage, accessory D-rings
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