The Carolina 12 has been referred to as “a sea kayak in miniature” by admiring observers…
Perceptions most compact, twin hatched touring kayak gives reliable tracking and stability that begs you to explore further. Its smooth lines are matched by swift performance and outfitting that provides dependable control. All round versatility enables you to enjoy day and overnight trips on a variety of waters.
This is the shortest of the Perception range of boats to feature front and rear hatches and makes maximum use of storage opportunities for your equipment. The Carolina 12 is perfect if you are looking for a true tracking kayak that will turn easily when required.
The UK based company Perception has been in business for over 30 years and in that time has become one of the most trusted retailers in the kayak industry. Pioneers of the plastic kayak and consistently innovative within watersport equipment manufacturing.
Our standard charge is £4.97 for a total order of £49.99 or under.
Standard shipping is free for a total order of £50 or more to most of mainland UK. Once you have entered your delivery address then upgrades may be available.
There may be further charges depending on the size/weight of the order or the delivery address.
Plastic canoes are delivered on our own transport or by third party carrier.
T-Formex and composite canoes are only transported on our own transport. Delivery times may be longer and we suggest that you call us on 01454 261058 to discuss delivery options.
There are no further charges for delivery to most postcodes in mainland UK. Deliveries to Northern Ireland, Scottish Highlands and islands (including Isle of Wight) may incur further charges. Please call us
A shipping charge of £15 to £20 will be applied to all small orders from outside the UK.
Boats and paddles may cost extra. Please contact us for a quote.
We are not able to deliver canoes and kayaks exceeding 3m outside the UK.
VAT is not charged on orders that originate outside the EU for delivery outside the EU.
For the original retail purchaser (“Consumer”), Perception kayaks by Gaybo Limited are warranted against material or manufacturing defects in the hull and deck for three (3) years from date of original purchase of the kayak. Parts, accessories, and outfitting are warranted for a period of one (1) year against material or manufacturing defects from the date of purchase. This limited warranty is only valid with the purchase of a Perception kayak from an authorised Perception dealer. This warranty is non-transferable.
The warranty registration form should be completed online within 30 days of original purchase to be activated. It is suggested that you keep your sales receipt should it be required in the future for proof of purchase.
If you have a problem with your kayak and you suspect that it may be due to defective materials or workmanship, contact the nearest authorised Perception kayak dealer and arrange to have the problem inspected. Consumer is responsible for delivery to, and pickup from, the closest authorised dealer. If the authorised Perception dealer's inspection indicates a defect that is attributable to materials or workmanship, Gaybo Limited will repair or replace your Perception kayak free of charge at the company's option. Proof of purchase such as a sales receipt may be required. If repairs or evaluation are required by Perception at its manufacturing facility, the Consumer will be responsible for a £50.00 shipping and handling fee. If service is required in a country that is not the country of purchase, Consumer will comply with all applicable export laws and regulations and be responsible for all customs duties, value add tax (VAT), and other associated taxes and charges. For international service, the Perception Distributor may repair or exchange defective products and parts with comparable products and parts that comply with local standards. Gaybo Limited retains the right to satisfy warranty via repair or replacement of products or of components deemed defective. In addition, Perception reserves the right to replace original kayaks or equipment with comparable current products.
This limited warranty does not apply to:
This limited warranty excludes all other warranties, expressed or implied, including implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, with regard to Perception Kayaks. Some country, state, or provincial laws do not allow the exclusion of certain implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you. This limited warranty excludes any incidental or consequential damages or expenses resulting from any defects. Gaybo Limited's aggregate liability shall be limited to an amount equal to Consumer's original purchase price paid for the defective product. Some state, country, or provincial laws do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above exclusion may not apply to you. To the extent any limitation or exclusion contained herein is contrary to any country, state, or provincial law, such limitation or exclusion shall be severable and all other terms herein shall remain in full force and effect and are valid and enforceable.
This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights. For Consumers who are covered by country, state, or provincial consumer protection laws or regulations, the benefits from this warranty are in addition to all rights conveyed by such consumer protection laws and regulations. IF YOU ARE A CONSUMER, THE WARRANTIES REFERRED TO ABOVE ARE IN ADDITION TO AND DO NOT AFFECT YOUR STATUTORY RIGHTS.
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