The FrontRower rowing system is designed to fit in mono hulled boats with an open cockpit area (such as open type canoes).
The maximum beam at the gunwales should be 37" or less*.
The maximum depth at midpoint should be 14" or less.
Overall length is not restricted, but for solo rowing boat lengths between 14 and 17 feet work best.
The cockpit area should have it's floor at or below water level.
The cockpit area should be in the center of the boat and must be at least 60" long and 30" wide (26" wide for narrow cockpit option).
Operator size limits:
Maximum operator height: 6'-2" (6'-5" for tall option)
Frame material: solid cherry hardwood
Wood finish: spar varnish
Overall frame length: 52” std. unit, 55" tall option
Overall operating length: 61" std unit, 64" tall option
Height: 24 ¾” floor to top of oarlock std unit, 25-¾" tall option
Width at seat: 16”
Width at pedals: 16”
Oar length: 83” pivot to tip
Breakdown oar length: 60 ½”
Oar shaft material: hard-coat anodized aluminum
Blade surface area: 89 square inches
Weight: approximately 25 pounds including oars
* May fit wider boats depending on depth and shape of boat.