Unplugged Seakayak

Unplugged is great for exploring the possibilities of sea kayaking. It responds perfectly and makes maneuvering easy. It is the perfect choice for tours and classes.

6 cool colour combinations

Customize hull, lines, bungy and hatch colours 

The specs




505 cm

515 cm


54 cm

56 cm

Front Deck

30 cm

34 cm

Rear Deck

25 cm

27 cm


24 kg

26 kg

Cockpit: W 43 cm / L 79 cm

Unplugged overview

Length and width

A perfect balance of speed and stability

With medium length and width Unplugged gives you just the right balance between speed and stability.

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Height measurements

Low wind sensitivity and easy paddling

With its low front and rear deck Unplugged tracks amazingly well even in windy conditions. The low profile also gives you a kayak where you can paddle unobstructed and really hone your skill set.

Why is keeping a low profile so important?

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Material and weight

Lightweight yet strong

Unplugged is a 3-layer PE kayak. The 3 layer structure provides a sturdy, strong and rigid kayak and reduces weight.

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Cockpit size and shape

Easy access and firm control

The medium sized keyhole cockpit and relatively wide front enables optimal paddling technique and makes it easy to get in and out. The thigh braces are padded and carefully placed giving you full control when maneuvering your Unplugged.

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Hull shape and rocker

Easy maneuverability

Unplugged is easy to maneuver thanks to the hull shape and rocker (the curvature from bow to stern). Unplugged has a so-called shallow-V hull and medium rocker giving it a good balance between tracking and maneuverability.

What is shallow-V and rocker?

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Hatches, compartments, lines & bungees

Plenty room for a weekend trip

The round hatches have a nice fit to keep water out – and yes they come in color! Unplugged can easily carry enough gear if you are up for more than just a single day on water. Deck lines and bungees are carefully placed and bulkheads are sealed from both sides.

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Make it your own

Unplugged allows you to choose extras based on your needs. Add a lock to secure your kayak or a rescue system helping you get back in your kayak in case you capsize. It is also possible to add an extra storage compartment in front of the cockpit with space for snacks and other stuff you need easy access to. Unplugged comes with a skeg as standard, but if you prefer a rudder Unplugged is prepared for this.

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Skeg system

No hassle skeg control

Unplugged has a cord controlled skeg system. The handle is placed at the hip making it easy to reach and ensures that it will not be a bother for those with long legs. The Unplugged skeg system are from Kajak Sport which is one of the world’s biggest manufacturers of kayak parts.
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Size guide

Unplugged is available in two sizes

Unplugged comes in sizes Regular and Large. 
Regular: 160-185 cm up to appr. 90 kg.
Large: 170-210 cm from 90 kg and up.
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Become a DesignKayaks dealer

DesignKayaks is a Danish sea kayak brand: Stunning colors, exceptional performance. Unmatched value for money for you and your customers. Our model range consists of three models designed to meet different demands. They apply to everyone from new paddlers, exercise and touring paddlers all the way to instructors, technique and surf aficionados.

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Our factory

Passion seeps through every step of the process when we make our sea kayaks. Our factory is located in the city of George in South Africa and with our modern roto moulding techniques we produce our high quality 3-layer PE sea kayaks in a well engineered and computer controlled environment.

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Meet the people behind DesignKayaks

We have put a lot of thought, care and love into the design of our kayaks. And it all comes from years of experience and “getting our hands wet”. Søren Telling is the man behind the boat design and Hanne Telling – with her many years of experience from LEGO is the woman behind our unique business and colour concept.

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