The Mamba 8.1 is larger than the former 8.0, offering more volume with improved volume distribution, increased speed, crisper control and added safety features, including a repositioned bow grab handle for easier access, an added handle near the cockpit, and an added molded-in stern foam wall holder to improve the structural integrity.
Whether it's seasoned paddlers looking to hone their river skills, make the move beyond Class III, or new adventure seekers looking for a predictable, stable, easy to roll power-house to discover the full range of real whitewater, the stylish new Mamba Series will inspire their ultimate adventure.
Length: 8'1" / 246 cm Width: 26.75" / 68 cm Max Capacity: 220 lbs / 100 kg Deck Height: 15" / 38 cm Cockpit Length: 34" / 86 cm Cockpit Width: 19" / 48 cm Boat Weight: 45 lbs. / 20 kg Paddler Weight: 150-220 lbs / 68-100 kg Volume: 77 gal / 292 L
The most versatile, all river, all conditions whitewater kayak ever made. Smooth and stable, quick and maneuverable, capable of going "off-road" when you're ready.The D-Series high volume deck with forgiving, performance-orientated hull puts you in control regardless of the situation. Surfing, river running or steep creeking, the D-Series is ready to roll.
Lots of room and comfort complemented by the excellent outfitting allow you to customise the boat quickly and easily to your exact requirements. The D-Series combines a flat hull area with enough length for getting the speed up when you need it. The multi beveled edges allow for easy edging and rolling.
Length: 8' 244 cm
Width: 25.5" 65 cm
Deck Height: 12.75" 32 cm
Weight: 42 lbs. 19 kg
Cockpit Length: 33.5" 85 cm
Cockpit Width: 19" 48 cm
Paddler Weight: 140-240 lbs. 63-109 kg
Volume: 75 gal 284 L
They’ve called it the 4x4 of kayaks. Runs rapids like a fast creekboat with a hull that will also spin on green waves. It is, indeed, all that and more. Peaked deck for resurfacing - check. A honed combination of planing hull and continuous rocker for ultimate agility - check. Outfitting that will let Sasquatch fit in a kayak – big, hairy – check. Meet the SUV of river running.
Auto-Adjusting Bulkhead Footbrace with Foam PaddingQuick Fore/Aft Seat AdjustmentRotomolded Play Seat with Adjustable Ratcheting Leg LifterCORE WhiteOut Outfitting SystemAdjustable quick release hip padsRemovable Outer Thigh HooksAdjustable, Padded Thigh BracesForward Ratcheting Backband4 security grab handlesWelded-in Hull Beam
Taking on some serious whitewater? The Ion pants are made from our XP 3-layer fabric with heavy duty reinforcement at the seat and knees. The twin waist seals well with your paddle jacket to make a versatile two-piece set, and tough XP 4-layer waterproof socks keep you warm and comfortable on the water.