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Aire DD Series 16ft Raft


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    Massive and maneuverable.

    AIRE's DD Series 16ft Raft can be rigged as a massive gear-hauler during week-long river trips or set up as a large paddle raft. The boat's massive dimensions may lead you to believe it's an immobile behemoth, but thanks to its aggressive rocker profile and double diminished tubes, it's a surprisingly nimble giant that's able to maneuver quickly and slam through holes and waves with relative ease—it also doesn't hurt to have eight paddles pushing you through.

    AIRE built the DD with its AIREcell construction, which consists of urethane air bladders encased in a burly PVC fabric that's reinforced along the base for added protection from underlying obstacles. The raft doesn't ship with any thwarts, but it can be set up with either two when you're setting it up with a oar frame, dry boxes, and coolers, or it can be set up with four to accommodate a paddle team of up to eight people.

    • Big whitewater raft ideal for high-volume rivers
    • Double diminished tubes for responsive handling
    • Aggressive rocker blasts through holes and waves
    • Self-bailing floor with reinforced PVC base
    • Durable PVC outer fabric protects urethane air bladders
    • Twelve large D-rings allow for secure rigging
    • Can be rigged with two or four thwarts (not included)
    • Item #ARE001J

    Hull Material
    [AIREcell] urethane, [fabric] 1670D x 37oz PVC
    16ft 1in
    Tube Diameter
    Diminishing Tubes
    Air Chambers
    not included
    Removable Thwarts
    yes, fits up to 4
    Claimed Weight
    Recommended Use
    whitewater paddling
    Manufacturer Warranty
    10 year

    Tech Specs

    California Proposition 65


    Cancer and Reproductive Harm -

    What do you think about this product?


    >Rating: 5

    Stable Gear Hauler

    I've used it once or twice and have initial impressions

    While you won't get much creaking done in this boat, it will punch the big waves full to the brim with all your river essentials and a heap of stuff you didn't really need. I fit it with a Big Horn II and it's hole smasher.