MD180 Kick-Up Upgrade Kit for GT Kick-Up MirageDrives

$595.00$895.00 inc GST

Convert your Hobie MirageDrive GT with Kick-Up Fins (MD-GT-KU) into a MirageDrive 180 with Kick-Up Fins (MD-180-KU) with this kit. Enjoy the full-power reverse capabilities of Hobie’s 180 drive technology without the cost of purchasing a complete MD-180-KU drive. This kit comes with everything you need to convert your GT-KU Miragedrive, into Mirgaedrive 180 Kick Up.

Kit Includes:

1 x  MD180 Kick-Up Spine
1 x  MD180 Kick-Up Fin Kit  ( Available in standard length or Turbo)
1 x Forward MD180 V2 Shifter / Tendon Kit
1 x Reverse MD180 V2 Shifter / Tendon Kit

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This kit comes with everything required to convert your Hobie MirageDrive GT with Kick-Up Fins into an MD180 with Kick-Up Fins(MD-180-KU). This Upgrade is available with either standard fins or larger Turbo fins for more speed and power.

Enjoy all the benefits of Hobie’s current generation MD-180-KU MirageDrive including;

  • Forward and reverse propulsion for enhanced maneuverability
  • Glide Technology for all-day efficiency
  • Kick-up fins which automatically retract when contacted by underwater obstacles
  • Patented square fin design for unparalleled performance
  • Adjustable ARC cranks for comfortable and efficient use for people of all sizes
  • Hobie’s legendary build quality and innovative design
  • “Click and go” design suits standard Hobie Mirage wells for an easy upgrade for many Hobie kayak models.
  • Available in Standard or Turbo-Fin configuration –  Select your preference in the dropdown menu below.

Additional information

Turbo Fin Upgrade

Include Turbo Fin Upgrade, No



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