Fun to ride at fast or slow speeds. Very stable, with few flip-overs during use. Easily fits up to 3 adults or kids, or 1 adult stretched out. Sturdy backrest that doubles as a chariot wall when rear tow connection is used.
Inner and outer tubes aren’t connected, so inflation valves can retract into the tube when deflated and are hard to locate. Can develop slow leak after a couple seasons of use.
Comfortable to sit in, and easy for younger children to ride in. Sturdy enough for most adults to use.
Reports of stitching coming out or tube deflating after just a few uses. Tube angles backward uncomfortably when towed. Tube can flip if only 1 rider is inside.
Well-made, sturdy, and balanced. Inflates quickly and easily. Lasts through multiple seasons with little wear and tear showing.
Smaller than expected, with a lower weight limit. Can be a rough ride because attachment point location is very low.
Durable, lasting multiple seasons when cared for. Comfortably holds up to 3 adults. Easy to ride, with sturdy handgrips. Doesn’t flip easily at slower speeds.
Tube seams may split after several uses, and tube can develop leaks. Less stable when towed at high speeds. Filling tube can be time-consuming.
Easy to inflate, with an included Boston valve. Cover is very sturdy, as is the interior bladder. Fast or slow towing is enjoyable. Towable is stable on the water, and pops nicely into the air on wakes. Easy to climb back on when in the water.
Barely fits 2 adults, and is more comfortable for just 1 rider. Tow line attachment is a bit flimsy.
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