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Native Watercraft Mariner 12.5 Propel Kayak
Native Watercraft Mariner 12.5 Propel Kayak
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 Product Description and Specs

The Native Watercraft Propel 12.5 may be the most boat in a 12-foot package you'll find anywhere. Generous beam and plenty of volume give the boat the stability to let you stand confidently for casting or just getting a good view of what's ahead. The pedal drive enables you to enjoy the Mariner's maneuverability and comfort all day. The crank arm on the pedal drive has been shortened for easier pedaling so you don't have to bring your knee up as far. The Native Mariner 12.5 features an open rear deck that is great for a small passenger or gear for a day on the water. The unique low rear deck design coupled with unrivaled stability means that climbing back in after a swim or snorkel is almost effortless. Drive works in both forwards and reverse.

• Patented tunnel hull for added stability
• Air-Lite seating system dries quickly and can move forward or recline
• Plug and play system for easy attachment of accessories
• Propel Drive System included
• Drive works in both forwards and reverse
Item #: 1752
Length: 12 ft 6 in / 3.81 m
Width: 32 in / 81.28 cm
Weight: 90 lb / 40.82 kg
Capacity: 400 lb / 181.44 kg
Leg Room To Peg: 43
Leg Room - Total: 46
Number of Paddlers: 1 - Single/Solo
Type of Kayak: Sit on Top
Hatches Incl: 2
Optional Hatches: 0
Rod Holders Included: 0
Material: Polyethylene
Made in: USA 
Size/Color Part Number UPC
Hidden Oak NRMM1215HO 0848029021459
Lizard Lick NRMM1215LL 0848029021466
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By: David C.  Date: Nov 19, 2014 
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8 people found this review helpful

i have the 2012 model mariner with the new and improved propel drive. i have been very pleased with it and it has been a beautiful kayak. peddling the propel drive at full speed is like peddling an exercise bike with the tenson setting on zero. when i kayak with my friends i usually pull a 4 man raft behind with kids. the mariner pulls effortlessly and i don't even feel any drag. i've even pulled the 4 man raft and another kayak. this mariner is quality built and native watercraft customer service stands behind their products. i had a slight problem with the plastic tabs that hold the seat in, i contacted native watercraft and replacement parts were sent out promptly. the mariner is fast and pedals easily, it's not to big and not to small. i have been 100% pleased with it.

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By: MJ  Date: Sep 25, 2014 
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6 people found this review helpful

Love the boat - best purchase I've made in a long time. However, it came missing the propel unit and there were no instructions as to how to set up the seat (or anything else). AK took care of the missing propel unit quickly and I think we got the seat figured out. The only issue is that my husband is a left-hander and the rudder control is on the left which does cause some problem while he fishes.

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Q: The seat on the Mariner 12.5 propel Kayak. Is it the same as in the Ultimate and the slayer?
A: The Mariner and the Ultimate have the same seat while the Slayer has a high/low seat meaning that you can do more adjusting.
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