The Bending Branches Viper is ergonomically designed with a double bend shaft to help keep both wrists aligned when paddling. This reduces fatigue and is a great benefit for wilderness tripping. This paddle is hand-crafted in Osceola, Wisconsin of durable, lightweight basswoods. The Viper’s durable blade has a 4 oz. fiberglass wrap and full Rockgard® protection for added peace of mind. This paddle is both stunning to look at and a treat to paddle on long trips.
The Viper is available in lengths of 48 inches to 54 inches (in 2-inch increments).
- Shaft Material: 18-Laminate Basswood
- Blade Material: Roasted Basswood and Basswood
- Weight: 22 oz.
- Blade Size: 8.7 x 19 in
- Shaft: 11℃ Double Bent
- Grip: Curved Palm Grip
- Protection: Full Rockgard and 4 oz. Fiberglass
Bending Branches builds strong paddles and have one of the lowest breakage rates in the industry, but they know the unthinkable can happen. When it does, they honor all reasonable requests for repair or replacement. Bending Branches paddles are guaranteed against manufacturing defects for one year from date of purchase. For full warranty details, click here.