Lightning 12 Traditional or Take Apart

Versatility and flexibility in a single kayak, built either traditionally or as a three piece take apart boat.

It can be stored easily in your apartment, house, cottage, garage.

Very stable boat that tracks and turns beautifully. If you’re looking for versatility and flexibility in a kayak, then the Lightning 12 is the kit for you! This 12 foot kayak can be built either traditionally or as a three piece take apart boat.

When it comes to uses for this beautiful kayak, you are only limited by your imagination. It can be stored in your apartment, house, cottage, garage, or under your desk at the office! It can be carried with you when you travel by land, sea or air, or even be used as a tender for your sailboat and stored below deck.  

With a 27 inch beam, the Lightning 12 is a very stable boat that tracks and turns beautifully. The low deck at the rear or the cockpit allows you to roll with ease. Despite its compact design, there is still ample storage space in her front and rear hatches for all of your gear.

  • Dimensions: 12'long 27" beam
  • Cockpit: 31"x 17-5/8"
  • Large Cockpit: 34-1/4"x18-1/2"
  • Deck Height: 13"
  • Weight: 32 lbs
  • Capacity: 250 lbs
  • Build Time: 95-110 hrs
  • Front section is 40.25" long,
  • Centre section is 56.25",
  • Rear section is 47.5".
  • No tools are required to join the three sections.
  • CNC cut BS1088 4mm Okoume Marine plywood
  • Temporary bulkheads/forms
  • Takeapart fastening kit
  • Carry Handles
  • Entropy CLR Epoxy Resin
  • Entropy Pump set
  • 6oz Fiberglass
  • 4oz Fiberglass
  • 6oz Fibreglass Tape
  • Graphite Powder
  • Wood Flour
  • Stitching Wire
  • Mixing Cups
  • Tongue depressors
  • Fillet Sticks
  • Acid Brushes
  • Flagship Marine Varnish
  • Squeegees
  • Foam Rollers
  • 3" Roller handle
  • Nitrile gloves
  • 170+ page Instruction Manual

Box 1: 18x15x1

Box 2: 98x12x4

Shipping costs are calculated at checkout.

Kits generally ship within 2-7 days