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P&H Sea Kayaks

Cetus MV

Superb stability in all conditions.
P&H Sea Kayaks-Cetus MV
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Fast paced and responsive and really easy to carve and turn, the P&H Cetus 178 is the middle ground for those who want a bit of extra volume but are too light for the original P&H Cetus. Perfect for new comers and experts to launch their adventures, the Cetus 178 MV has superb stability in all conditions and the ability to inspire confidence is remarkable and truly unrivaled by any other sea kayak out there.

P&H's handcrafted quality is on show here in its finest form. The Cetus MV has all the load carrying capabilities of the original Cetus with its two main hatches plus spacious day hatch and deck pod there is plenty of room for all your kit for an overnight stay or longer.

Glass fibre - Diolen
Our most widely requested option balances weight, stiffness and durability. It offers superb impact resistance and can be easily repaired if damaged. The deck is also glass fibre with added reinforcement around the cockpit (for deep water rescues) and footrest mountings. It offers superb resistance to impact, abrasion, puncture and tearing. Our toughest, stiffest and most durable construction suitable for the most challenging expeditions or hardest working coaches.


  • Length and 'shallow V-hull'
    A fast and efficient kayak that will get you where you want to go in no time at all.
  • The Swede form design
    Widest section is behind the seat creating a very stable and confidence inspiring platform.

More Info

  • Length: 17 ft 9 in
  • Weight: 61.2 lbs
  • Width: 21.5 in
  • Internal Cockpit Dimensions: 31.5" x 16.25"
  • Front Hatch: 16.2 gal
  • Day Hatch: 7.9 gal
  • Rear Hatch: 18.8 gal
  • Mini Hatch: 1.3 gal
  • Weight Range: 120-254 lbs
  • Material: Fiberglass