04/30/2016 12:34PM   (Thread Older Than 3 Years), Vento Unit in Early October (Clearwater/Pine/West Pike), October Guys Trip to Ensign Lake (Video Summary). like it's big brother the Wenonah Prospector 16, it manages to be both manoevrable and fast at the same time. Wenonah Canoe is the worlds largest maker of canoes using Aramid. ($2,299 with wood trim, $1,999 with aluminum, wenonah.com) Remember that boat I … Its relatively flat bottom is very steady on fair waters, and its broad beam draws just inches. Perfect for solo or double paddlers and more. I also have a friend with a Royalex 16 foot Bell Chestnut Prospector. Prospectors are designed to maneuver easily, carry ample gear and run dr along with the wonderful resources, interactive maps, and online community. Wenonah's Tuf-weave® material is an interwoven fabric made of 50% polyester and 50% fiberglass that out performs either material alone. Royalex® canoes are incredibly tough. Well, I've had mine for a year now. The canoe is in good condition, there are some scratches on underside as you would expect, yoke and seats in good condition, webbing tight. Wenonah Prospector 16ft Royalex canoe with the following extras: Fixed yoke Removable bow and stern foam buoyancy aids. Each Tuesday, we’ll highlight a company in Canoe and Kayak’s 2010 Boat Book. 23 $ 1,999.00 $ 1,499.00. Using Aramid in our Flex-core layup adds a little weight, but saves some money. Buy Wenonah Prospector 15 Canoe - T-Formex Now at Company Name. Apr 16, 2012 - Maker's Spec http://www.songofthepaddle.co.uk/canoereviews/wenonah/wenonah_prospector15.jpg *Kevlar Ultra-light 36lb. Royalex® is an elastic material and will shrink or expand slightly due to temperature changes. Designed for families and sportsmen, the Wenonah Fisherman is a stable platform for outdoor enjoyment. It's a little wider than the 16' Wenonah Prospector so works well as a solo/tandem moving water open canoe. This is one of We-no-nah’s foremost tripping canoes. The 16' Prospector fits the bill for me,and handles all of the above mentioned conditions very well. Wenonah Adirondack 16’ Royalex canoe - $1230 (Shelbyville, TN) View larger image. We support this high volume of visitors I haven't paddled that boat but he seems to like it a lot. It's slower then a lot of flat water boats on open water but I never have been more then 2-3 min behind my group. We add an extra fabric layer to the whole hull. When that contraction occurs at a different rate than that experienced by the gunwales, the hull could crack at the screws or rivets used to attach the gunwales. Enough capacity to for an overnight camping trip, take the wife on a picnic or the dog on a fishing trip. At colder temps, the material has a tendency to contract. Wenonah Canoe Prospector 15. Wenonah Seneca – Aramid Ultralight, Silver Trim, 3 Hung Web Seats, Outfitter Edition – Blem. $1,499; 69 lbs. SKU: 1848-Add to cart View Details. nejones1987 04/30/2016 12:34PM. Ultra-light hulls are stiff and incredibly light. The reasons for it's success are simple. This adds a bit of weight but makes for a stronger, more rigid canoe. In our Flex-core constructions a structural-foam core is laminated into the hull, orienting the composite fibers carefully to distribute loads. Last Visit: 11/26/2020 03:47PM Sort by. Wenonah Prospector 16ft Royalex canoe with the following extras: Fixed yoke Removable bow and stern foam buoyancy aids. Two areas this boat do not excel are flat water and heavy headwinds; both scenarios are common in the BWCAW. * For the benefit of the community, commercial posting is not allowed. Learn more, We use cookies to enhance your experience, for analytics, and to support 3rd party content and advertising providers. This gives a very secure connection and eliminates rivet heads on the exterior. I am selling a Canoe it is a late model Wenonah 15` Heron, light 57 lbs and durable Royalex strong durable nylon webbed seats in excellent condition, asking 795.00 or best cash offer. Royalex® canoes are manufactured from multi-laminate sheets, painstakingly designed specifically for each model. This site has grown since 2002 from a few visitors a day to up to 10,000 Wenonah Prospector 16 Royalex … As well as being an excellent tandem canoe, the Wenonah Prospector 15, when fitted with a kneeling thwart, makes an excellent solo canoe, so that you need not make the decision between solo and tandem. Side ribs are not needed because this layup distributes more material throughout the hull. Length: 16' Materials:Materials Royalex®, Tuf-weave® Flex-Core, Flex-Core w/Kevlar®, Ultra-light w/Kevlar® The original Prospector was a river-running boat known as the work horse of the North. visitors a day during peak season. Short and wide, the Fisherman delivers easy turning and lots of initial stability. Wenonah Prospector 16 Royalex. Add to compare. The canoe is in good condition, there are some scratches on underside as you would expect, yoke and seats in good condition, webbing tight.