Rigid Inflatable Boat (rib) – Excel Voyager 470 For Sale – 5000.00

Filed in for sale by on June 6, 2016


This is an excellent opportunity for someone wanting to enter the exciting world of powerboating to purchase a great first RIB together with lots of additional equipment to help you get on the water . Small enough to be easy to tow, launch and recover, the Voyager 470 is nevertheless a competent boat that's easy to control and able to cope with most coastal water conditions. In calm water, she'll do 35+ knots. The boat and engine were bought new in 2013, have had very light use, and are in excellent condition. The Boat: Rigid deep-V hullAttractively styled with blue tubes, hand-grab handles and rope and white stripesNo patches or repairsCentre console with 2-person bench seat behind, plus one seat in front of the console and another in the bowFull cushion setDials showing battery voltage, engine speed (RPM), boat speed (knots) and trim positionFlush-mounted Garmin Echo sounder/ fish finder2 x 12v sockets with waterproof caps - ideal for powering a cool-box, charging a phone or VHF radio etcCompass23l fuel tank under bench seat - removable for easy filling without the need to take the boat to the petrol station (with spare room for a 5l reserve petrol can)Three lockable storage compartmentsThe Engine:Approx 40 hours run time3 year/ 300 hour servicing intervalServiced in April 2016 (by Evinrude dealer)Economical - our usage has averaged less than 4l fuel per hour (or ~ 90km distance on a full tank) and filling the 2 stroke oil tank easily lasts a full seasonElectric tilt and trim100% reliable while we've owned it - no issues whatsoeverManual starting facility (starting cord included)The Trailer:Indespension roller trailer - unbrakedTrailer extension bar - gives additional length to avoid getting rear car wheels wet when launching on shallow slipways; stows neatly on trailer frame when not in useWheel bearings well maintained with appropriate waterproof greaseAdditional equipment:4 x lifejacketsHand-held Cobra VHF radio and charger (12v with 230v AC adaptor)Anchor and chain3 x mooring lines (1 x 4m, 2 x 3m)2 x ratchet retaining straps to attach boat securely to trailer: 1 small for bow, 1 large to go across boat beam'Ducksback' cover with quick-release retaining strapsFendersFolding rope ladder with plastic stepsTube inflation foot-pumpRepair kitWheel clampTow socket lockTrailer lighting/ number plate boardRemaining Evinrude Gold 2-stroke oil (see photo)Remaining Evinrude 2+2 fuel conditionerLotus X-TRA heavy duty grease (for trailer hubs)'Powerboating' by Peter White - the RIB and sportsboat handbookRYA 'Advanced Powerboat Handbook' by Paul GlatzelThe Good Launch GuideEvinrude E-TEC Operator's GuideCobra VHF marine radio handbookGarmin Echo owner's manual Please do not bid unless you are serious about buying. Viewing welcomed - call 07721 692812 (the boat is at my home near Wareham).

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