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Ribcraft are proud to be manufacturers of an all British craft and are one of the few who build their complete boats 'in house'. Ribcraft are also unique in as much as they have a very impressive showroom on site which includes a shop and a servicing & repair facility all under one roof. Factory visits are encouraged so that any buyer can see their craft under construction.

The Ribcraft team are also highly experienced in operating rigid inflatable boats and have taken one of their smallest craft, a 4.8m, around Britain as testimony to their build robustness and seaworthiness.


Ribcraft currently employ 37 people including 9 laminators, 7 tubers and 10 outfitters/riggers. Hull designs come from recognised naval architects, with deck furniture designed 'in house'. The Ribcraft range is from 4.2m - 12.0m. Up to 4.8m meet CE Design Category C, with the remainder Category B. The 9.0m - 12.0m boats are MCA Coded vessels. Ribcraft have been in production for 10 years and deliver between 150 and 180 craft per year. From an order to delivery takes typically 8-12 weeks. Known for their honest value for money craft, the hallmarks of a Ribcraft are deep vee hulls, hypalon® tubes and a very rugged construction. Each Ribcraft has a 5 year hull and tube warranty, a leader in offering this level of warranty, service and support. Ribcraft also offer repair and re-tubing services for any make of craft.

Web: www.ribcraft.co.uk

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