The Aqua Bound Sting Ray is an excellent all purpose paddle with a blade shape that is silky smooth through the water. . 4 piece paddle breaks down really small, perfect match to portable inflatable boats like the walker bay kayaks. 4 piece paddles also make excellent back up paddles, often fitting inside kayak hatches. Fiberglasscarbon shaft saves weight and feels great in the hands. Blades are made of tough ABX nylonfiberglass. 2 hole snap button ferrule adjustment lets you set the feathering angle at 0 or 60 degrees with right hand control. Asymmetrical blade shape for more efficient touring. Made in Canada.