Excel RIBs and Inflatables

Using leading design and traditional construction methods Excel Inflatables produce an extensive range of high specification inflatable boats and RIBs, at competitive prices complete with a 5 year guarantee on fabric and construction.

Excel Inflatables: Most SD models feature a patented, reinforced, high pressure air deck and deep “V” Inflatable keel for strength, stability and excellent seaworthiness. The XHD models sport smart, durable, non-slip Aluminium decks and are available up to 7m! This image also shows the optional inflatable spray dodger and launching wheels.

The Excel inflatable boat range includes 1.6m, 1.8m, 2m, 2.3m, 2.6m, 2.9m, preferred as tenders, 3.3m, 3.65m, for all round recreational use, 3.8m, 4.3m and 4.8m XHD models for higher performance, diving and water sports, and the 5.3m, 6m and 7m being ideal for professional and commercial users.

All Excel Inflatable boats over 2.5m long are fully compliant CE category “C” for inshore sea use and are manufactured with the strongest “Hytex” 1100 Decitex fabric. Professional models – 1690 decitex – 1.6mm heavy duty fabric. Our Excel Inflatable Boat packages include accessories of a pair of Aluminium Oars, Inflation Pump, Repair Kit, Thwart (seat), & Carry Bag.

Excel Rigid Inflatable Boats (RIBs) Exceptional quality boats incorporating traditional construction methods and a class-leading design. An extensive range of craft are available at affordable prices with a 5 year guarantee on material and manufacture. Also known as the Volante range, Excel RIBs are available in boat-only form, the ideal basis for a new project, right up to a purpose built ready-to-run package complete with trailer.

All Volante models feature a GRP non-slip floor and hull with a deep “V” keel for strength, stability and excellent seaworthiness. The range extends from 2.4m to 6.2m models, with numerous seating configurations and a wealth of accessories readily available. The Volante range is available in grey, white, navy blue or black.

Standard accessories include: Bow Handle, Carrying Handle, Rubbing Strake Fender, Painter, Self-Bailer, Oars, Row Lock, Hand Pump, Repair Kit, Inflate/Deflate Valves, Aluminium Thwart.

All Excel RIBs are fully compliant CE category “C” for inshore sea use and are manufactured with the strongest “Hytex” 1100 decitex or 1690 decitex fabric. Hypalon tubes in some colours are available to special order.

The Excel Vantage 460 RIB is the ideal club safety and rescue craft. Fabricated with 1.2mm HYTEX in high vis orange with contrasting black trim and double rubbing strakes. This boat has been developed with specific input from a number of established clubs and commercial operators for quick response, easy manoeuverability at close quarters, and maximum internal space. The Vantage 460 also features a bow locker, self bailer, hand pump and repair kit. It’s length is 4.6m, beam 2.45m, max 6 persons, & takes up to 75hp.