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TRIAK

SKU: 10090
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Regular Price: $4,995.00

Special Price $3,500.00

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West Coast Sailing is liquidating its remaining inventory of Triaks at an all-time low price of $3,500 for a complete Triak with both the mainsail and spinnaker - everything you need on the water. Triaks are the best-performing sailing kayak platform we've ever come across and the manufacturer is equipped to make new boats and parts, but it's time for us at West Coast Sailing to pass the torch back to Triak LLC for the time being.


TRIAK is a unique dual outrigger sailing kayak for life on the water. The furling mainsail allows for easy rigging, launching and choosing your sail area for different conditions. TRIAK features a clever asymmetrical spinnaker for downwind speed. Foot pedals steer, so you have hands free for lines. Fiberglass construction is both tough and extremely lightweight - especially compared to kayaks made of plastic. You can cartop Triak anywhere for a quick sail or long-range expedition making. TRIAK is stable, comfortable and sporty, without being too technical. TRIAK sails nicely upwind and down with a comfortable seat and plenty of storage for wherever you want to be.


TRIAK kayaks ship easily for a fixed price, worldwide! See shipping options above for rates to US/Canada/Europe/Asia & Oceania

Description

Details

There are few boats in the world as versatile as TRIAK. Part lightweight, easy-to-row kayak and part stable and quick sailboat, TRIAK is nimble and fast on the water and light enough for one person to load on the car. And, if you like adventures, TRIAK has enough cargo space a week’s worth of food and equipment.

As a sailing kayak, the furling mainsail allows for easy rigging, launching and choosing your sail area for different conditions. TRIAK features a clever asymmetrical spinnaker for downwind speed. Steer with pedals, so you have hands free for lines. Fiberglass construction is both tough and extremely lightweight - especially compared to kayaks made of plastic. TRIAK is stable, comfortable and sporty, without being too technical. It sails nicely upwind and down with a comfortable seat and dry cockpit.

As a paddling kayak, TRIAK slips through the water with ease and the amas make it incredibly stable. Once underway, paddling is easy and steering is a breeze with the foot controls. If you are looking for a great sailing kayak, check out a TRIAK!

  • 3.8m furling mainsail
  • 4.6m asymmetrical spinnaker
  • Mylar spinnaker snuffer
  • Raised and padded seat
  • Wave piercing amas
  • Dry, comfortable ride
  • Tool-free assembly
  • Car-top transportation
  • Two-piece paddle included
  • Wing Bag, Float Bag and Mast Bags included
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      Order Your TRIAK Online With Confidence

      West Coast Sailing makes it easy to purchase your new TRIAK right on our website. Select your color and shipping option, add accessories, and check out easily with your credit card or Paypal payment.

      • Availability Info – We strive to keep boats in stock. Select color option above for current inventory.
      • Shipping Method – You can pick up your new kayak at our warehouse in Portland, OR (no charge) or select Freight Truck Shipment and our team will arrange safe transit of your kayak via a certified LTL carrier.
      • Fulfillment Time – Our team can turn around your new in stock kayak for shipping or pick up within 48 hours. We'll contact you once your kayak is ready to confirm a pick up time or to schedule a freight shipment.
      • Transit Time – If you select the Freight Truck Shipping option, or team will carefully package and prepare your new kayak for shipping via a certified LTL freight carrier. Transit time is typically 4-8 days depending on where you live. Contact us for a more formal transit time estimate.
      • Payment Info - Select credit card or Paypal payment method at checkout. Your full payment will be processed once your boat is ready for pick up or shipment.

      The West Coast Sailing Difference

      We represent a dozen sailboat and kayak brands from all around the world. Our small boat and kayak inventory is second to none, with at least 100 boats in stock in our warehouse at any time. Our staff has extensive experience sailing, kayaking, instructing, training, and delivering boats worldwide. This is what we do:

      • Selection – 70+ models of boats from manufacturers around the world.
      • Service – Our staff is focused on helping you Own The Water.
      • Experience – The team here has decades of experience on all types of dinghies.
      • Inventory – Over $1million of boats and parts inventory in stock at all times.
      • Logistics – We have experience shipping boats all over the world, at reasonable rates, quickly.
      • Rigging – We rig most boats by hand, and stand behind our work.
      • Long Term Support – We are a leader in our industry, and we didn't get here by cutting corners. We have your back.
      • Apparel and Accessories – We have the apparel, accessories, trailers and dollies to go with each boat.

      Reach out to our team anytime at BoatSales@WestCoastSailing.net or (503) 285-5536 ext 3.

      Financing is available. Contact us for details.

Additional Info

Additional Info

Specifications
  • 18’ length
  • 8’6” assembled width
  • 68 lbs hull weight
  • 105 lbs. assembled weight
  • Fiberglass construction, gel-coat finish
  • Available in red, blue, and yellow
  • Sails & snuffer made by North Sails
  • Harken and Ronstan hardware
  • Designed by world famous Morrelli & Melvin
SKU 10090
UPC No
MPN TRiAK
Condition New
Manufacturer TRiAK

Reviews

Triak overall reviewReview by Salty Pete
Quality
I have been using this sailing kayak off the New England coast and bays for 2 years now and I cannot say enough about how versatile and fun this boat has been , whether you are coming from a kayak background or sailing background this boat will keep you entertained. Everyone who sees it comments on how sleek it looks and that they have never seen anything like it.
VERSATILITY
The ability to be out sailing in the ocean and paddle once the wind drops off gives you a lot more confidence and flexibility to go long distances, I find during a long day trip if the wind is light a combination of sailing and paddling works well and allows you to sail closer to wind and cover a long distance. The stability of the pontoons gives you the flexibility to fish, relax, jump out and swim also providing more confidence for the longer open water passages between islands when the waves can kick up.

SAILING
You can consistently sail at 7 knots with a good breeze, after 8-9 knots the pontoons start to submerge on a breach run but fly’s along downwind. It’s quite amazing how well the boat handles in rough seas and swells and has a very dry cockpit that will only get water in if there are breaking waves and only then do you need a spray skirt. The foot controlled steering and rudder is exceptional and you can maneuver the boat at speed very precisely. The roller furling main sail is flawless and quick to open and close, the spinnaker can be raised and dropped quickly and pulled into the chute bag. You just need to make sure the spinnaker halyard is tight when you unfurl the main sail so it does not wrap around the mast.

KAYAKING
The boat has a slightly heavier construction than conventional fiberglass sea kayaks to withstand the sailing forces and with the weight of the wing it takes a little more paddling to get moving, but once moving the sleek hull and pontoon design will cruise along at 4-5 knots and is easily steered.

STOWAGE
The hatch stowage space is substantial, you can easily fit enough supplies for a week of more camping trip and take extra luxuries for a weekend camping trip. You just need to take a small folding dolly with you since it is slightly too heavy to carry above the high tide line but can be easily moved on a small dolly up a sandy or pebbly beach. Note that this boat is a lot lighter than most other sailing kayaks.

TRANSPORT
The Triak can be lifted on a roof rack with the help of a rear rolling roof rack by one person, the pontoons, sail and wing can be quickly tied to the roof rack.

RIGGING
Attaching the wing, pontoons, keel and mast will take 7 to 10 mins , then rigging the sails will take another 5-10 mins, It’s pretty straight forward once you get the sequence down. So from car to water is usually 15 mins.

IMPROVEMENTS
The build quality is very good, the only improvement that you may want to make is to stiffen up the rudder mounting bracket, if you do a lot of hard sailing there is a lot of force on the bracket and it would help to add a stiffener across the top of the bracket to reduce the flex. Also if you add a 4ft long lightweight plastic tube on the halyard down line it helps to roll the spinnaker of the line when tacking.

(Posted on 5/26/2017)

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