When boat crews need extra room without sacrificing maneuverability, they choose the 14′ NRS E-142. With big tubes and a sleek profile, this boat thrives on tight rivers, low water, and technical rapids. The product features 20″ tubes and a 6’6″ width, keeping the E-142 floating high and maneuvering swiftly whether you’re pursuing Class IV whitewater. The heavy-duty Pennel Orca material is super abrasion, chemical, and UV-resistant for unmatched durability. The full-coverage HD40 floor armor on the bottoms and sides of the tubes guards your boat against the wear and tear of boulders and beaches. Four main tube air chambers give you extra security in emergency situations. while the self-bailing floor with quick-draining holes allows you to leave the bucket at home. 14 2″ D-rings and 6 handles make rigging and launching the E-142 a snap. The trouble-free Leafield C7 Valves ensure easy inflation/deflation of the tubes, thwarts, and floor, and the Leafield A6 Pressure Relief Valve protects the floor. Lastly, the NRS BAT (Batten Attachment Thwart system) lets you easily add or remove thwarts to accommodate paddlers or a rowing frame.