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Perception Tribute 12 Kayak


    Perception Tribute 12 Kayak

    Light and comfortable, the stable Perception Tribute 12 kayak will have women kayakers rejoicing! See details

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    Item # 785466

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    Light and comfortable, the stable Perception Tribute 12 kayak will have women kayakers rejoicing!

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    Light and comfortable, the stable Perception Tribute 12 kayak will have women kayakers rejoicing!

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    Light and comfortable, the stable Perception Tribute 12 kayak will have women kayakers rejoicing!

    • Length and women-specific ergonomic design makes this an excellent boat for women who insist on straight-line tracking and solid performance; makes a great workout boat
    • High-density polyethylene construction offers performance, rugged durability and affordability
    • Weighing only 40 lbs., the Tribute is easy to lift and load onto a vehicle by yourself
    • Vertical wall flotation in bow adds buoyancy and works in conjunction with flotation bulkhead to manage loads of more than 200 lbs.
    • Zone multi adjust outfitting system features a padded seat, adjustable backband, padded thighbraces and footbraces to personalize the fit
    • Watertight stern hatch with bulkhead wall, neoprene seal and hard hatch cover keeps gear dry and secure; dry storage space is perfect for a day's worth of gear
    • Perimeter deck lines enhance safety and ease entry into kayak
    • Ergonomic grab handles are easy on your hands during long portages

    Made in USA.

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    Perception Tribute 12 Kayak Specs
    Best use
    Flatwater kayaking
    12 feet
    24 inches
    12.75 inches
    40 pounds
    36 x 20 inches
    Padded / foam
    230 pounds
    Hull construction
    Cockpit size
    Seat type
    Number of paddlers
    Hatch capacity
    Weight capacity (lbs)
    Tracking system

    Perception Tribute 12 Kayak

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    Perception Tribute 12 Kayakis rated4.5714out of5by7.
    Rated4out of5byfromJUST MY SIZE!!!I am usually on lakes and rivers. I have taken more advanced classes so could venture out of the calm, but haven't yet.
    Date published: 2013-08-05
    Rated4out of5byfromFABULOUS!!!I have only had the kayak out a couple of times, but it performs beautifully to me; lakes only at this point. Easy to maneuver and is fast. Love that it FITS me!
    Date published: 2013-07-24
    Rated5out of5byfromDream boatI'm newly retired and just started paddling last year (2012). I bought an inexpensive and used 10' kayak on Craig's list. Because it was short and wide, I couldn't keep up with the group and never got a chance to coast, relax, take pictures. I found the Perception Tribute (12') on line and was able to sit in one before I ordered it. It is wonderful and absolutely perfect for me for all the reasons listed above. I think part of my appreciation comes from comparing it to the boat I paddled last year.
    Date published: 2013-05-21
    Rated5out of5byfromI feel like a pro in this kayak!This kayak makes me feel like an advanced kayaker! It is so easy to navigate and light enough for me to load into my car by myself. I love, love, love everything about this kayak!
    Date published: 2013-05-01
    Rated4out of5byfromFrom canoe (50+years) to kayakI can load and unload from car by myself! Casual paddling. Fun
    Date published: 2012-10-13
    Rated5out of5byfromFast, Fun, Stable and Easy to CarryI use this kayak mostly in nearby lakes. My previous kayak was much heavier and I found myself lagging behind. Now I can keep up with others and lead the pack if I want to. The design is perfect for a smaller female or male. (I am 5'4"). The lime green color gets a lot of attention. It's a deeper color than in pictures and is so pretty! This is my third kayak and my favorite!
    Date published: 2012-10-04
    Rated5out of5byfromMy wide couldn't be happierWe bought two kayaks. One for me and one for my wife. It is definitely designed for a women. I'm 5'8" 160 pounds and it works nice after I moved the seat back one bolt hole.
    Date published: 2012-09-26

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