The Sawyer MX Oar's light weight, exceptional strength and innovative good looks are a result of many years of field testing and feedback from our devoted customers. The core of the MX system is the longitudinal fiberglass shaft, available in a variety of colors and upgrades. Combine this with the blade that best fits your needs and rowing style and you have a truly customized oar that has the best balance of strength, weight, flex and durability. Build yours today!
Standard Shaft Features:
Tough fiberglass whitewater oar shaft
Comes standard with rope wrap and rubber stop
Comes standard with Fiberglass/Carbon X-Weave Reinforcement (Except Camo)
Laminated Fir barrel grip with vinyl rubber grip covers
Interchangeable blades via TiteSet Blade Lock - solid, fail safe connection that won't rattle or jam
Available lengths: 8.5' to 12' (overall length)
MXS Shaft diameter: 1 5/8" I.D.
Shaft colors: Black, Blue, Red, White, Yellow or Camo
NEW Shaft colors: Pink or Sky Blue
MXS Shaft Retail Price: $169.99 - $239.99 (each)
Optional Shaft Upgrades:
Send us your fabric and add personality with a custom fabric wrap (please call for this option): Fabric Wrap Guidelines
2 or 3-piece breakdown for your spare.
2-Piece is designed to be two equal parts with the blade attached.
3-Piece is designed to have three roughly equal parts with the blade removed.
(See the diagram to the left.)
Full Carbon Fiber Braid Reinforcement for added strength and stiffness (black only).
Optional Counter Balance Upgrade
Ease the strain on your arms with a counter balance weight in the handle. Offsets the weight of the blade and lower oar when in your oarlock.
DuraMax: 7" W x 30" L
Laminated Fir w/ProTip: 6" W x 30" L
SMOKER WW: 6.5" W x 30" L
DyneLite Narrow: 6" W x 30" L
DyneLite Wide: 7" W x 30" L
DyneLite Shoal-Cut: 8.5" W x 30" L (measured at the belly)