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The versatile double Aerius II 545 series kayaks are the biggest sellers in Europe. These kayaks are also designed to be used as a single seater too - the solo seat position is well balanced to paddle solo. These kayaks are roomy, with plently of internal storage space for that weekend trip up to serious multi-day expeditions. You can even opt for a 3rd seat for a small child!

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Klepper Single Seater Kayaks




Aerius 380 Tramp / Scout



The Aerius 380 Tramp/Scout is the ‘junior’ of the KLEPPER fleet. The perfect kayak for rivers and weekend trips. Only 3,80 m long, it is agile and easy to handle on any type of water.

Allround kayak for the young and adult recreational paddler, ideal for day and weekend trips. The Tramp is robust, agile, sleek and narrow, has a simple handling and is suitable for for close rivers and whitewater up to class 3. It has good sailing qualities with the S1 sail rig. An all round kayak touring for the young and adult recreational paddler, ideal for day and weekend trips.


Usage - Recreation and touring. Durable and easy to handle. A good choice for one to 3 day trips. Ideal for the smaller paddler.
Statistics Construction Features Options

Weight 21 kg
Length / width - 380 x 72cm
Cockpit - 108x37 cm
Payload 150 kg
Volume 300 liters
Packing bag - 133x35x25cm
Packing bag - 75x50x25cm

Main hatch: 123 x 43 cm
Assembly: 15 min
Warranty: 5 years

A black reinforced TPU Hull with a water proof breathable Egyptian cotton deck is supported by a hand crafted triple dipped Ash and Birch frame. Assembly is effortless with Klepper’s unique snap-lock system. Adjustable molded foam seat and backrest
Perimeter safety line
Two air sponsons
Deck bungee and carrying toggle
Price includes carrying bags.
D-ring for rudderlifting cable
Keelstrip 1 x 25cm
Paddle holders
Rudder pedals - Standard or Comfort
Rudder pedal attachment - Clamp
Colour options - Red, Blue, Black, Olive or Multi
Spray Deck
Foot rest
Rudder set
Loading hatch
S1 sail rig 


Aerius 490 Smart Line Alu Sprint



The only kayak produced by Klepper with an aluminum frame. Weighs 22kg, with a payload of 150kg and 400 litre internal volume.

Usage - Recreation and touring. Durable light and easy to handle. A break from tradition.
Statistics Construction Features Options

Weight - 22 kg
Length / width - 490x77cm
Cockpit - 101x40cm
Pay load - 180 kg
Volume - 400 liters
Packing bag - 105x50x20cm

Assembly: 10 min
Warranty: 5 years

A light grey reinforced PVC Hull. A water proof breathable black Egyptian cotton deck covers the ultra-light aluminum frame. Molded foam seat and backrest
Perimeter safety line
Two air sponsons
Thigh braces
Foot rest
Deck bungee and carrying toggle.
Price includes one carrying bag.

Colour options - Red, Blue or Black
Spraycover



Aerius I SL 490 Classic





The Aerius I 490 is the perfect single kayak - ideal touring kayak for day and weekend trips, in the sea and flatwater rivers. The cockpit entry area is longer and wider than of the Aerius 380 Scout and of the earlier Aerius I 450. There is plently of space for paddlers of all sizes and weight. Payload and directional stability is impressive. For optimum maneuverability, we recommend a rudder control system. Can be used with the S1 sail rig.

Usage - Multipurpose. The Classic 490 is ideal for taller paddlers with exceptional storage capacity for extended trips on lakes, open rivers and the ocean
Statistics Construction Features Options

Weight - 28 kg
Length / width - 490cm x 72cm
Cockpit - 135 x 41cm
Payload - 300 kg
Volume - 400 liters
Packing bag - 133x35x25cms
Packing bag - 75x70x25cm

Assembly: 12 min
Warranty: 5 years

A gray reinforced CSM Hull with a water proof breathable Egyptian cotton deck is supported by a hand crafted triple dipped Ash and Birch frame. Assembly is effortless with Klepper’s unique Snap-Lock system.

Keelstrips standard
Adjustable molded foam seat and backrest
Perimeter safety line
Two air sponsons
Deck bungee and carrying toggles.
Price includes carrying bags
Keelstrip - 1 x 6cm
Rudder pedals - Standard or Comfort
Rudder pedal attachment - Track
Colour options - Red or Blue
Spray cover
Tarpaulin
Ground protection mat
Rudder set
Height adjustable seats or comfort seat
Sailing package
3rd packing bag.


Smartline I SL 490 AE





The extended single-seater is now available in the classic version with light gray TPU hull and with an additional 25 cm wide keel strip.



Usage:- Multipurpose. The Smart 490 is ideal for taller paddlers with exceptional storage capacity for extended trips on lakes, open rivers and the ocean

Statistics Construction Features Options

Weight - 28 kg
Length / width - 490 cm / 72cm
Cockpit - 135 x 41 cm
Payload - 300 kg
Volume - 400 liters
Packing bag - 133x35x25cm
Packing bag - 75x70x25cm

Keelstrip standard
Assembly: 12 min
Warranty: 5 years

A gray reinforced PVC or light grey TPU hull with a water proof breathable Egyptian cotton deck is supported by a hand crafted triple dipped Ash and Birch frame. Assembly is effortless with Klepper’s unique Snap-Lock system. Adjustable molded foam seat and backrest
Perimeter safety line
Two air sponsons
Deck bungee and carrying toggles
Price includes carrying bags

Keelstrip - 1 x 25cm
Colour options - Red or Blue

Spray cover
Tarpaulin
Ground protection mat
Rudder
Height adjustable seats or comfort seat
Sailing package
3rd packing bag


Aerius I SL 490 Expedition / Aerius I SL 490 Carbon Expedition


Aerius I SL 490 Expedition

The Aerius 490 Expedition is the perfect single kayak. The cockpit entry area is longer and wider than of the Aerius Scout 380 or Aerius I 450. Much space for paddlers of all sizes, great payload capacity and excellent directional stability. Recommended also for whitewater.
Keelstrips standard. Front and rear loading hatch available


Usage: Multipurpose for rugged conditions. Same profile as the 450 , one foot longer with a stronger hull and keel strips for handling more rugged conditions. Our recommendation as the kayak for longer trips as a traveling paddler, whitewater kayaker, adventurer, expedition member or kayak sailor of all ages and weight groups with a lot of luggage space and especially for "big" paddlers.
Statistics Construction Features Options

Weight 27 kg
Length 490 cm
Width 72 cm
Payload 300 kg
Volume 400 liters
Packing bag - 133x35x25cm
Packing bag - 75x70x25cm

Keelstrips standard
Assembly: 12 min
Warranty: 5 years

A black reinforced TPU hull with a water proof breathable Egyptian cotton deck is supported by a hand crafted triple dipped Ash and Birch or Carbon frame. Assembly is effortless with Klepper’s unique snap-lock system. 1 x 25cm keel strip
Adjustable molded foam seat and backrest
Perimeter safety line
2 air sponsons
Deck bungee and carrying toggles
Paddle pockets
Paddle holders
Price includes carrying bags
Rudder pedals - Standard or Comfort
Rudder pedal attachment - Track

Color options:- All colours - Blue, red, olive, black, camouflage, or bicoloured.
Spray cover
Loading hatches
Tarpaulin
Ground protection mat
Rudder
Height adjustable seat or comfort seat
Sailing package
3rd packing bag



Aerius I SL 490 Quattro / Aerius I SL 490 Carbon Quattro




Aerius I SL 490 Quattro

The Aerius 490 Quattro is the perfect single for all paddlers. The cockpit entry area is longer and wider than of the Aerius Scout 380 or Aerius I 450. Plently of internal space for paddlers of all sizes and weight. Payload and directional stability is excellent. This kayak is ideal for lakes, rivers and open seas. Sails optional. We recommend the S1 sail rig. Keelstrips, 4 air sponsons and front loading hatch standard. Rear loading hatch optional.

Usage:- Multipurpose for rugged conditions and heavier loads. Same profile as the earlier 450 model, but one foot longer with a stronger hull and keel strips for handling more rugged conditions. The extra sponsons allows for greater loading.

Statistics Construction Features Options

Weight 29 kg (wood) / 23kg (carbon)
Length 490 cm
Width 72 cm
Payload 360 kg
Volume 390 liters
Packing bag - 133x35x25cm
Packing bag - 75x70x25cm

Keelstrips standard
Assembly: 12 min
Warranty: 5 years

A black reinforced TPU hull with a water proof breathable Egyptian cotton deck is supported by a hand crafted triple dipped Ash and Birch or Carbon frame. Assembly is effortless with Klepper’s unique snap-lock system.

1 x 25cm keel strip
Adjustable molded foam seat and backrest
Perimeter safety line
4 air sponsons
Deck bungee and carrying toggles
Paddle pockets
Paddle holders
Price includes carrying bags
Rudder pedals - Standard or Comfort
Rudder pedal attachment - Track

Color options:- All colours - Blue, red, olive, black, camouflage, or bicoloured.

Spray cover
Loading hatches
Tarpaulin
Ground protection mat
Rudder
Height adjustable seat or comfort seat
Sailing package
3rd packing bag

Choose either a natural or black frame







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