This model weighs in at two pounds, which is almost a full pound heavier.
The nylon blade and alloy shaft are durable and withstood an onslaught of abuse when subjected to choppy and whitewater waves.
This model specs a TwinPin adjustment system, which is intuitive, versatile, and straightforward.
Features Own the Wave Adjustable Alloy SUP Paddle
The Own, the Valve model, was not an all-star performer, but it gets the work done.
With a big teardrop-shaped paddle, testers found that they could manipulate their course with the Paddle, but its heft made it hard to enact fast movement and tight turns.
This product was one of the heavier board paddles, weighing two pounds.
This should not be an issue for users who do not focus heavily on performance, but if you are looking for a top-shelf paddle, this is not the best choice.
Ease of adjustment
With a TwinPin locking structure, this model is simple and intuitive to adjust.
Plus, the own valve has a number marking each adjustment space, so when changing the Paddle between many users, you can remember which height worked best for you and adjust the Paddle to that height.
With an eighteen-inch adjustment range, this Paddle represented one of the broadest adjustment ranges.
This model specs a TwinPin adjustment system.
While not as simple to adjust as the LeverLock system found on the top-tier models, this adjustment was straightforward and intuitive.
Even excellent, it does not need a screwdriver to set the clamping force.
This system runs by pushing out a C-shaped collar clamp that releases linked stainless steel from its adjustment hole and permits the shaft to be adjusted down or up.
When you have reached your wanted length, you push the clamp back towards the shaft, and the pin goes into the closest hole.
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In terms of looks, the Own value is about as plain as they appear.
This Paddle is far from the most visually remarkable adjustable SUP paddle.
Its generic silver and black look cannot truly match the futuristic carbon, natural wood veneer, or decorative graphics of other products.
This is an affordable paddle. If you want to get out on the water and do not mind a bit of extra bulk and lower work, this Paddle will work perfectly for your needs.
This paddleboard is robust, durable, and lightweight due to its aluminum alloy shaft and nylon composite blade.
It is light, at 2.2 pounds, making it relaxing for most paddlers at all experience levels.
The paddle handle specs a simple ergonomic design that can be adjusted from 71 to 83. The adjusting mechanism is a pin that slides into spaces, rather than a twist-off, which will stop loosening in the water with continuous use.
Undoubtedly, a heavy paddle, the wave adjustable, has the lowest retail price in the market.
GET A PADDLE YOU CAN RELY ON!
Your SUP paddle should always keep up with your adventures and not leave you stranded!
It should be suitable for most heights and levels (and, of course, reasonably priced).
If you’re looking for one like this, then Own the Wave alloy paddles have you covered. We stand behind them for a full 12 months!
LIGHT & BUOYANT
- The 2-piece Paddle is 2.15 lbs
- The 3-piece Paddle is 2.05 lbs
- It always floats when the parts are together
Light & Buoyant
Durable & Comfortable
Adjustable & Versatile
|2-Piece Paddle||3-Piece Paddle|
|Floats (when parts are together)||✓||✓|
|Blade Material||Nylon Composite||Nylon Composite|
|Min Length (in)||71||66|
|Max Length (in)||83||83|
|Accent Colors||Arctic White | Lilac Grey | Mint Green | Red Brown | Rose Pink | Snorkel Blue||Arctic White | Lilac Grey | Mint Green | Red Brown | Rose Pink | Snorkel Blue|
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