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Kayak Specs

Length
12' 5"
Width
36"
Weight
69 lbs
Capacity
400 lbs
Base Price
US $1,499
Main Propulsion
Paddle
Rudder
No
Passengers
1
Hull Type
Hybrid
Hull Construction
Thermoformed
Production Status
Available

Manufacturer

Brand
Diablo Paddlesports

Diablo Paddlesports™ proudly introduces, The Adios. A new model mix between a kayak and a stand-up paddleboard, The Adios combines the best characteristics of both.

Some unique features include a wider body for easier balance and greater stability whether sitting or standing. Also includes a custom designed pull-up leash for easier standing, a larger cockpit than traditional kayaks and plenty of added room. The tri-hull and wider design make this model a true "one-of–a-kind" on the water. Perfect for paddling or stand-up fishing on rivers, lakes, streams or open bodies of water.

Features

  • Tri-Hull design allows you to get in shallower water and gives you more stability.
  • Pull-up Strap in front to make standing up to paddle much easier.
  • Adjustable Foot Pegs
  • Wet Storage in front and back of boat o 1" webbing in the stern and bungee on the bow o Mold in well for fishing crate in rear
  • 2 drink holders, one fits 12oz beverages with a koozie, the other fits 32oz water bottles
  • Traction pad in cockpit for secure footing
  • Front Dry storage accessible from cockpit o 13" x 24'" opening
  • Two 6" dry access hatches at the rear of cockpit
  • Two paddle holders
  • Over size cockpit for comfort standing or sitting o Fits most 4 point seating systems
  • 5 comfort carry handles
  • Smooth, flat surface allows for suction cup mounts for fishing rods, GPS, fish finders, etc.

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Overall Rating of this Kayak For Fishing. 
 
4.0  (1)
 
Diablo Adios 2013-07-23 12:03:13 zovath
Overall Rating of this Kayak For Fishing. 
 
4.0
zovath Reviewed by zovath    July 23, 2013 View all my reviews

Stand n fish

I enjoy the kayak because I can comfortably fish in many positions and thus stay on the water longer without being aggravated and wanting to stretch my legs. As should be noted this kayak is for the bays and back waters, not open ocean, waves, or anywhere with too strong of a current. Had it for a year now and haven't had any leaks, breaks etc yet. I installed a couple of the add-ons like the skid plate, deck plate (for more standing room) and skeg. I think the skeg and skid plate are most essential to make the kayaks easier to move in the water and to protect it from the oysters below. My only complaint of the kayak is it is pretty expensive, and each accessory is no less than 125$. So between the three plus the Larry chair I got for it, prepare to drop some serious cash. I've owned three kayaks though and while its not the most versatile it certainly functions in its niche very well.

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