Predator PDL Angler

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Short Description: 
Introducing the most advanced pedal-powered fishing machine of its kind. It gets you to the spot fast, and keeps you on the spot without paddling. With forward, reverse, maneuverability and stability, you’ll experience precise boat control while your hands remain free to focus on fishing. The removable pedal drive installs in seconds and tips up instantly for shallow water docking.
ICAST Best Boat 2016
Urban Camo
Fishing, Hunting
Number of Paddlers
Single Layer Polyethylene
Seat Type
Element Seating System
Weight Capacity
500 lb | 226.8 kg
13' 2" | 4 m
36 in | 91.4 cm
Leg Length
48 in | 121.9 cm
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    Old Town PDL Drive
  2. 2
    Rudder control knob positioned for fast, easy steering
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    Element Seating System delivers adjustable, all-day comfort
  4. 4
    Performance Crafted Tri-Hull
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    Slip Resistant Exo-Ridge Deck for sure footing and fast drainage
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    Scupper Holes including a built-in transducer scupper
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    6 Removable Mounting Plates for accessory mounting without drilling into the hull
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    Oversized Exo-Ridge Tank Well for cooler, gear box and more
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    Large Bow Hatch with Click Seal Cover and Rectangle Click Seal hatch (under seat)
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    6-inch access hatch in PDL console
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Can we buy from ; The old town store or factory in Maine like to make road trip and visit looking to get the Predator PDL

Asked by: Fish On
YES - you can buy directly from our Factory Outlet Store here in Old Town, ME. All purchases are customer pick-up only as they do not offer any shipping. Please feel free to contact the store directly when they re-open April 3rd, 2018 and they should be able to assist you. ***CLOSED DURING SLOW-SEASON. Re-opening: April 3rd, 2018*** Old Town Canoe Factory Outlet Store and Visitor’s Center 125 Gilman Falls Ave. Old Town, ME. 04468 207-827-1530 Email: Website: Open: Tues – Sat, 9am to 5pm
Answered by: Customer Service
Date published: 2018-03-12

I fish in very grassy areas of the salt marsh (Spartina). How weed free is this drive?

Asked by: FTSmith
It picks up grass and you have to lift drive and pull it out-alot
Answered by: mk19
Date published: 2018-03-12

can it be picked up quickly for floating rivers with shallow riffles.

Asked by: fattyr
YES - you can lift and prop up your PDL unit out of the kayak very easily by unlocking the knob-lock that secures it, and lifting it up into the console stay/kickstand.
Answered by: Customer Service
Date published: 2018-02-20

I just purchased a Predator PDL. Very little information came with it.  Is there routine maintenance required on the PDL Drive? What kind of warranty comes on the drive and the kayak itself?

Asked by: SeaBoss
Congrats on your PDL purchase! The Predator PDL was designed for use in clear and salt-water applications. The Pedal Drives are certainly ok in salt water, approved and thoroughly tested by our Quality team and many of our pro fisher staff. After using it in salt water, the best way to clean it would be to dunk the prop in a bucket of clean water and spin the pedals a few rotations to really help get the salt off the components. Every once in a while, it also wouldn't hurt to spray a little lubricant (i.e. WD40) around where the pedals attach to the crank arms. Any lube will do, it does not have to be silicone. The PDL drive is designed to be maintenance free, using special grease that comes from MinnKota motors. It is applied on the gears, and, in our extensive testing that duplicates a lifetime of use, the internal gears remain lubricated throughout the life of the drive system. The prop shaft has a waterproof seal that prevents water intrusion into the drive system. All the points of assembly that are underwater or that will see water have been fully-sealed. Hope this helps and please let us know if you have any other questions!
Answered by: Customer Service
Date published: 2018-02-19

Where can I get a manual or parts break down of the pedal drive system

Asked by: Ed F
Where can I pick one up in ct
Answered by: John razz
Date published: 2018-02-16
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