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Wilderness Systems Tempest 165 kayak for sale - $8...
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This Tempest 165 (manufactured 2012, bought new in 2013)  is a good entry-level sea kayak designed for smaller paddlers. This is a sea kayak, not a recreational kayak.

There are reviews on Paddling.com, here is the page reference:

https://paddling.com/reviews/product/wilderness-systems-tempest-165-kayak/

Specs are:

Length: 16'6"
Width: 21.5"
Weight: 55 lbs
Cockpit size: 34" x 18" (Fits Seals 1.7 spray skirt)
Rudder or skeg: Skeg
Accessories: Silva Compass, all hatch covers are tethered.

This kayak has a lower deck, narrow beam with ample room for gear. It tracks nicely, but also turns very well when edged. It has always been kept out of the sun and has moderate scratches (nothing major) from normal use. It has not been hard used.

Kayak is in Spring / The Woodlands area. A test paddle is easily organized. This is Sandra's boat, so it has been looked after.

If interested, or for more details, contact Rob Plenderleith (cell phone 713 203 6657)
 
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