Gallery: Awesome Oru Origami Kayak Folds Into its Own Compact Carrying ...

The days of having to strap your kayak to the roof of your car are over thanks to the Oru - an Origami Kayak that folds into a compact carrying case with space for life vests, paddles, and accessories. Designed by Anton Willis, The clever folding kayak is made from a single sheet of corrugated polyethylene with permanently molded creases that make the body easy to stash away. Fully recyclable, the kayak uses 70% less petroleum than its standard rotomolded counterparts.

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  1. João Aguda August 31, 2014 at 4:16 pm

    I see this on shark tank 😀

  2. neilfaraway September 25, 2012 at 12:27 am

    Hi Ardy,
    This looks great. I’m interested to know more about the material you have used for the skin? I’m designing collapsible tanks at the moment – this stuff could be useful! Can you tell me the name / supplier of the material?


  3. Ardy September 19, 2012 at 9:19 pm

    Hi Maisa, Oru is launching very soon!

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  4. Maisa September 19, 2012 at 3:12 pm

    where can I buy one??

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