SUNDOLPHIN Sun Dolphin Aruba SS Sit-in Kayak

Last updated date: March 27, 2019

Review Melt Score
7.4

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 63 expert reviews, the SUNDOLPHIN SUNDOLPHIN Sun Dolphin Aruba SS Sit-in Kayak placed 10th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
7.6
2 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
7.1
49 user reviews
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What experts liked
Available in five colors and in two body styles. Lightweight design is easy for one person to carry. Fits in bed of most pick up trucks easily.
- BestReviews
What experts didn't like
Some units may arrive assembled incorrectly. Doesn't include any high end features.
- BestReviews

From The Manufacturer

The Sun Dolphin Aruba SS Sit-in Kayak is great for lakes and rivers . Made from rugged UV-stabilized Fortiflex High Density Polyethylene, this kayak tracks and paddles with ease while offering maximum stability. Lightweight with retractable carrying handles, this kayak also for easy transport. A large, comfortable seating area with protective thigh pads and adjustable foot braces allows for comfort and versitility. Other ammenities include a P.A.C. (Portable Accessory Carrier) that can be used as a tow behind or extra storage compartment; a hands-free electronic console; water bottle holder; and shock cord deck rigging.

Overall Product Rankings

3. Sevylor Quikpak K5 1-Person Kayak
Overall Score: 8.8
Expert Reviews: 7
5. SUNDOLPHIN Sun Dolphin Aruba 10-Foot Sit-in Kayak
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 8
6. Lifetime Tamarack Angler 100 Fishing Kayak
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 6
7. Intex Explorer K2 Kayak
Overall Score: 8.4
Expert Reviews: 4
8. Lifetime Youth Wave Kayak Paddle
Overall Score: 8.2
Expert Reviews: 4
9. Intex Challenger K1 Kayak
Overall Score: 8.1
Expert Reviews: 5
10. SUNDOLPHIN Sun Dolphin Aruba SS Sit-in Kayak
Overall Score: 7.4
Expert Reviews: 2

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