The steady top speed of a Firefly electric SUP is 4.7 mph. At this speed your board feels lively and playful on the water. Speed based on operating in calm water without paddling on an 11’ 6“ board with 170 lb rider. Speeds with be faster on a longer board or with a lighter rider.
Plan on traveling 5 miles on a full-speed session. Or, drop it down to 1/2 speed for a 10 mile session. Speed control is variable so you choose what works best for you.
Speed is controlled using a wireless controller on your wrist. The controller also features an auto-shutoff system in case you fall off the board.
Our 24-volt motors are rated at 300 watts of continuous power to keep you zipping right along.
Our lithium-ion batteries have a capacity of 324 watt-hours (Wh). They are equipped with LED readouts showing the battery charge level. Double up batteries for a whooping 648 watt-hours of onboard power for some serious coastal cruising.
The battery recharges in three hours.
A Firefly drive weights 9.5 pounds. This weight is centrally located ensuring your board is balanced and handles great on the water.
Firefly drives are designed for use in both fresh and saltwater and have a waterproof rating of IP67 for reliable protection.
Firefly is the only company offering a system to fine tune your direction of travel. Adjust the adaptor plate it to go straight, or slightly to port or starboard for a more ergonomic paddle boarding experience.
Firefly drives are designed for quick and easy rigging at the beach. Simply slide the motor shaft through board, insert pin, connect the battery and you're set to go.
Our warranty protects your gear against defects and workmanship for a full year from the date of purchase. Go out and play hard, we've got you covered.
Our forward-mounted propeller provides excellent power efficiency and awesome board handling on the water. It is also easy to rig/derig on the board with a single pin system.
Our forward-mounted battery allow easy access to on/off controls and battery charge level readouts.
The wireless speed controller is convenient located on your wrist.
This allows you to fine-tune your direction of travel making your paddling experience more ergonomic.