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Ribcraft 500 Sport

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5.00m (16'5")



Underwater profile

1 x petrol 60hp, Suzuki (2012)



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Extra Details

Designer Ribcraft
Builder Ribcraft
Lying Christchurch
Fuel capacity 40.0 ltr (8.8 G) Total - 1 Tanks


Engine 1 x petrol 60hp
Engine make and model Suzuki (2012)
Engine Hours Engine1: 70 approx
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering Wheel
Drive Outboard
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Cruising speed (approx) 25 knots
Max speed (approx) 32 knots


Perfect match of Engine and Rib, performance and economy. Serviced March 2016

Serviced locally.
Engine Cover


LOA 5.00m (16'5")
Beam 2.20m (7'3")
Draft Max 0.50m (1'8")
Storage Ashore

Electrical Systems


12 volt, 1 batteries charged by: engine


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Planing
Finish Gelcoat finish


- Hypalon tubes
- CE category "C"
- Anchor locker with Viking hatch & stainless deck cleat.
- Stainless steel transom mounted towing eyes.
4" deck drainer.
- Elephant trunkstyle with jam cleat.
- Under deck trunking system for all control cables.
- Anti slip deck covering
- 5 chamber tubes.
- antifouled

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
VHF tick
Navigation lights tick
Echo sounder tick


Icom BG T16c handheld waterproof marine VHF
Garmin Depth Finder

Deck Gear

All-over cover tick

Safety Equipment

Life jackets tick


1 bilge pumps (0 manual / 1 Electric)

Broker's Comments

This is at the smaller end of the Ribcraft range but still built to the same exacting standards and quality of the larger boats. The package of engine and boat is well proven. Very well maintained with an Icom VHF radio. This is an ideal first family rib.


These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Ribcraft 500 Sport has been personally photographed and viewed by Ian Welsh of Boatshed Poole. Click here for contact details.
The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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