What is the difference between a Penobscot 16 and a Penobscot 16RX (Old Town), and should it be a concern?
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The RX denotes Royalex|
Posted by: pblanc on Dec-13-13 8:37 AM (EST)
Old Town also makes a canoe in three layer polyethylene that is 16' 4" but they call that the Penobscot 164.
Posted by: Canuka on Dec-13-13 9:07 AM (EST)
The Penobscot 164 is poly and the RX is royalex. Royalex is the better material as pblanc said.
The tendency of poly hulls to distort |
Posted by: ezwater on Dec-13-13 10:58 AM (EST)
Posted by: pirateoverforty on Dec-13-13 2:05 PM (EST)
He's holding it for me to come pick it up
Posted by: davavd on Dec-13-13 7:30 PM (EST)
Ya snooz, ya looz!
You could buy one of them pee-rogues |
Posted by: ezwater on Dec-13-13 10:13 PM (EST)
or make one on your own. Ever visit Sparkey's Forum? I'll have to get the lynx.
If it's any consolation|
Posted by: pirateoverforty on Dec-13-13 11:32 PM (EST)
It was a bit rougher than it looked in the pictures, but it's in my backyard now. Drove through New Orleans at rush hour on a Friday night to get it.
Dave, you check CL today?|
Posted by: pirateoverforty on Jan-14-14 1:29 AM (EST)
That one's gonna go quick