Hot Dog has deluxe nylon-wrapped handles. The neoprene knuckle guards and seat pads are for comfort and to help you stay on top. It's a whopping (Red Dog 5: 12-1/2 ft. long x 44 inches wide, Hot Dog 3: 8-1/2 ft. long x 44 inches wide). Rope hook-ups are super easy with the heavy-duty Kwik-Connect. Three 30-gauge vinyl air chambers are fully encased by high-density 1,000-denier nylon. Equipped with an Multi-Valve for the ultimate in inflating and deflating convenience.