The Loom

High quality roll wrap 70% carbon fibre with 30% glass reinforced plastic.

The mix of carbon and GRP ensures a greater deflection to provide a more forgiving blade for inexperienced crews.


The Spoons

Constructed with a high density epoxy foam core.

Biaxial, unidirectional carbon fibres cured in epoxy resin with a minimal amount of E-glass fibres.

Epoxy gel-coat hard finish to professional competition yacht standards.

Spoons can be spray finished to any colour and with competitors club or sponsor logo design. Please request quotations for spraying and club logos on application with order.


Sweep Spoons

Available options are either Cleaver Smoothie or large Macon Spoons.


Sculling Spoons

Available options are Macon, Cleaver Ridge or Cleaver Smoothie Spoons.


Sleeves and Collars


Manufactured to Xcell’s own design and tooling and made to fit the standard “Concept” gate.

Highest quality, low friction ABS and Polyurethane plastics.

Sleeves in “dayglo” yellow: Collars (buttons) are black.


Fixed Wooden Handles


Made only from the best quality Ash Wood uniquely for Xcell.

Xcell recommend sweep oars with fixed handles as adjustable handles can loose power as efficiency is reduced through the lateral movement at the point of the adjustable handle connection.

Adjustable handles can however be supplied upon request.


Dimensions and Weight

Length: Individual requirements for the lengths of both sweep oars and sculls can be made to order

Weights:Sweep Oar: 2.6kgScull: 1.75kg


Customising Options

Length of sweep oars and sculls can be cut to individual requirements.

Location of sleeves and collars (buttons) on the parallel section of the loom can be personalised to individual requirements.

Optional handle sizes (diameter) only with fixed Ash Wood handles.

We offer the range of Martinolli grips.

We offer a full and comprehensive after sales service at our yard in Teignmouth,Devon or Windsor, Berkshire and we carry a full range of spares that are available for immediate despatch by express parcel delivery within the UK and mainland Europe.