Bending Branches Bent Special Canoe Paddle

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The BB Special has a bent shaft for a more efficient paddle stroke on flat water, letting you go further with less muscle fatigue. This paddle has a seven-laminate blade that is handcrafted of basswood, maple and red alder, and is made entirely in Osceola, Wisconsin. For added durability, the BB Special blade also has Bending Branches’ Rockgard® edge protection.

Some of the most experienced paddlers find that the BB Special bent shaft wood canoe paddle has flat water cruising performance at an unbeatable price.

The BB Special bent shaft paddle is available in lengths of 48 inches to 56 inches (in 2-inch increments).



SIZE 8.1 x 19 in.

SURFACE AREA 118 sq. in.

BLADE Red Alder, Basswood, Maple

PROTECTION Partial Rockgard


SHAFT 11° Bent

MATERIAL 18-Laminate Basswood

LENGTH 48″  50″  52″  54″  56″

FEATURES Ovalized for Comfort

GRIP Classic Palm Grip


WEIGHT 22 oz.

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