PLEASE READ BEFORE BIDDINGWhat you are bidding on is a custom built expedition wood kayak19 feet long and 500 pound capacity, with Seal Line Smart Track Rudder System with trim tab, Built in foot operated bilge pump. Two Gray Owl paddles, neoprene spray skirt, and paddle float included. Kayak is set up to accept solar panels which are included, but will require new battery. This is a serious expedition kayak. There is a $3,500 reserve and $1,000 minimum bid!Upon completion winning bidder must send a $500 deposit NO PayPal! (check must clear before pickup!) If on inspection the buyer declines $250 of the deposit will be returned. Caution! IF buyer is arranging for truck shipping there is no return and no refund. Payment must clear before pickup. I strongly recommend personal pickup. This kayak was built by an experienced boat builder in conjunction with Chesapeake Light Craft, and was derived from the Chesapeake 18. The modifications include the length, greater freeboard for extra cargo, and epoxy glass coating inside as well as outside. Perimeter lines to facilitate self-rescue as well as shock chorded lines for cargo. Constructed with 4mm-okoume plywood and finished with Interlux Perfection marine paint. There are a lot of hours invested in building this kayak. Please do not bid unless the value of this kayak is fully understood. The reserve price is well under the value.