7M RIB

Metal Shark’s 7-Meter Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB)

LOA: 7.7M / 25′
BOA: 
3.05M / 10′

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Metal Shark’s 7-Meter Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB) is an extremely durable and easily transportable multi-mission craft built to perform in harsh environments and shallow areas that would be otherwise inaccessible. The vessel’s efficient fiberglass hull delivers outstanding performance in both calm and rough waters, making this versatile platform ideal for a wide range of applications. Specially selected by the US Navy, the 7M RIB is now available for all US Partner Nations via FMS cases. The 7M RIB is available with twin gas outboards, single Diesel stern drive, or single Diesel water jet.

Vessel Design

Metal Shark’s 7-Meter RIB features a durable inflatable collarfendering system, which provides stability,flotation, performance, and protection without robbing valuable working space from the vessel layout. In standard configuration the vessel features a center console helm and an open deck layout that allows 360-degree access.Grab handles are ideally placed, and ample storage space is provided.

Ease of Use

The 7-Meter RIB incorporates user-friendly features throughout, allowing the vessel to be easily managed by a single operator. Shown here is a typical helm. All instruments and controls are within easy reach,facilitating vessel operation even under the most demanding conditions. RIBs are easy to launch, retrieve, and land. Their outstanding maneuverability make them ideal for alongside maneuvers and multi-vessel missions, and their fiberglass hulls are lightweight yet durable.

Key Features

  • Commercial-Grade Fiberglass Hull and Cockpit
  • Foam Flotation Below Decks
  • Self Bailing Cockpit with 4” Scuppers
  • Console with Side Access Door and Lexan Windscreen
  • Pipe Style Leaning Post w/Cushion
  • Full Transom Bulkhead
  • WING Inflatable Collar w/ safety lines
  • Welded Aluminum Bow & Stern Eyes
  • Baffled Aluminum Fuel Tank
  • Hydraulic Steering with Stainless Wheel
  • Navigation Lights
  • Bilge Pump with Auto/Manual Control

 

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