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50ft (15m)- 83 Passenger RHIB:

This custom built RHIB  boat, “The Flowerpot Express” was designed and built to operate as part of the Blue Heron Fleet of Tobermory, Ontario, touring Flowerpot Island, and the surrounding waters of northern Lake Huron.  It will be used as an open high speed tour boat for 83 passengers, plus 2 crew.

Unique Features & Specifications of this “High Speed RHIB Jet Boat”:

Aluminum Deep V Hull and Aluminum Superstructure, RHIB design maintenance free foam collar replaces traditional inflatable collar, fire Suppression System, and Triple Hamilton 292 water jet drives powered by Caterpillar  C-12 diesel engines.

High Speed  Custom RHIB Jet Boat Specifications:

  • Length Overall:    49’ 6¼”
  • Beam: 16’ 6”
  • Hull Depth: 6’ 10”
  • Design Draft: 2’ 10”
  • Range: 14 hours.
  • Power: 3-570 HP Caterpillar Diesel Engines.
  • Drives: 3 Hamilton 292 Water Jets.
  • Speeds: 37 knots loaded, 42 knots light
  • Complement: 85 people, (including 2 crew)
  • Certified: Transport Canada to TP 11717

 

39ft (12m)- 46 Passenger RHIB

Hike Metal Products Custom Manufactured RIB Boat The Zephyr 46 Passenger

This custom RHIB, the “Zephyr” was designed and built to operate as part of the Blue Heron Fleet of Tobermory, Ontario, touring Flowerpot Island, and the surrounding waters of northern Lake Huron. It is used as an open high speed tour and transport boat for 46 passengers, plus 1 crew.

Vessel Particulars:

LOA : 39ft (12m)
Beam:13.7ft ( 4.2m)
Passenger Compliment: 46
Power: 1 x Caterpillar c-12 rated at 800BHP
Propulsion: 1 x Ultra-Jet mod. UJ410
Collar: Neoprene- “Compartmentalized”
Electronics: Basic: 24 Mile Radar , VHF Radio, Depth Sounder , GPS

Contact Information

HIKE METAL Products Ltd.
Box 698
Wheatley, ON., Canada
N0P 2P0

Phone: 519-825-4691
Fax: 519-825-7572
E-Mail: sales@hikemetal.com