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P&H Sea Kayaks

Cetus HV

Cetus HV
Cetus HV
The boat for getting out there and getting away from it all!
P&H Sea Kayaks-Cetus HV
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The 'Cetus' is a fast cruiser designed as a load carrier. It has become the natural choice for paddlers looking for a stable expedition platform or a fast, easy to paddle boat for long distance paddles. However it's not just a boat for long trips though, it's equally as capable being used as a fast day cruiser. The Cetus sees a resurrection of a concept we were playing around with ten years ago: the fourth hatch in easy reach in front of your cockpit. It's proving more and more popular with paddlers who want somewhere quick and easy to reach to stow a camera or day gear when things are getting a bit rougher.

For 2011 the original Cetus has been adjusted to create the new Cetus HV. Volume has been increased, redistributed and balanced in certain areas to give larger paddlers more knee and foot room with an increased carrying capacity. This has also allowed us to fine tune the seat position to improve tracking and give more neutral and predictable handling.

Cetus is also available as the Cetus MV and Cetus LV


Expedition capable: 
The load carrier of choice, the Cetus lets you travel self-supported in comfort with the four hatches it has plenty of storage for equipment.

Effortless distance: 
The length and 'shallow V-hull' add up to a fast, efficient boat that won't take any time at all to reach the horizon.

Easy to paddle: 
The fairly wide hull means rock solid stability whether you're travelling loaded or not. 

Glass fibre - Diolen
Our most widely requested option balances weight, stiffness and durability. It offers superb impact resistance and can be easily repaired if damaged. The deck is also glass fibre with added reinforcement around the cockpit (for deep water rescues) and footrest mountings. It offers superb resistance to impact, abrasion, puncture and tearing. Our toughest, stiffest and most durable construction suitable for the most challenging expeditions or hardest working coaches.

More Info

  • Length: 18 ft 3 in
  • Max. Width: 22.5 in
  • Weight: 62.1 lbs
  • Volume: 100 gal.
  • Front Hatch: 18.1 gal.
  • Day Hatch: 9.7 gal.
  • Rear Hatch: 20.4 gal.
  • Mini Hatch: 1.5 gal.
  • Internal Cockpit Dimensions: 31.5 x 16.25 in
  • Weight Range: 140-300 lbs