The MXS-G is Sawyer's standard MX oar shaft with a full carbon fiber shaft wrap. This wrap lends the longitudinal fiberglass shaft extra stiffness and strength for exceptional durability. Combine with the blade that best fits your needs and rowing style.
Standard Shaft Features:
Durable fiberglass and carbon fiber whitewater oar shaft
Comes standard with rope wrap and rubber stop
Comes standard with Full Carbon Braid Reinforcement
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: 7'6" to 12' (overall length)
MXS Shaft diameter: 1 5/8" I.D.
Grip Diameter: Standard (1 5/8") or Small (1 1/2")
Shaft colors: Carbon Black, Carbon Blue, or Carbon Red
2 or 3-piece breakdown for your spare (see diagram)
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.
Counter Balance - 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.
Gilman Grips - Gilman Grips Oar Handles deliver a significant performance advantage with an ergonomic design that eliminates unintentionally spin in your hand. With or without counter balanced weight. *Upgrades must be purchased with an oar shaft. Please see Gilman Grips for standalone purchases.