Ventus

8 VL

Light in weight, heavy in features

When every added pound means a reduction in boat speed—or an aching back—the Ventus is the perfect lightweight tender. This full length, fiberglass deep-V RIB is ideal for sailors and cruising passagemakers.

Learn more

Key Features

  • Lightweight Fiberglass Tender
  • More Payload capacity
  • Solid Rubrail
  • "V" Hull
  • Aluminum Removable Rowing Seat
  • More Internal Area
  • ORCA (CSM) Coated Fabric
  • Sunbrella Fabric Dinghy Chap Available
  • Sunbrella Fabric Boat Cover Available
  • Internal Aluminum Plate with Security Lip
  • Reinforced (CSM) Fabric Handles
  • Custom Colors Upon Request

Specs

  • Overall length8' 6" / 2,60m
  • Overall Beam 5' 6" / 1,68m
  • Inside Length 5' 10" / 1,79m
  • Inside Beam 2’4’’ / 0,72m
  • Tube Diameter 16" / 0,40m
  • Number of Chambers 3+1
  • Person Capacity 4
  • Weight 95lbs / 43kg
  • Recommended HP 8hp / 6,0kw
  • Maximum HP 10hp / 7,5kw
  • Shaft Length 15" / 38,1cm
  • RDC Design Category C

Standard Equipment

  • Hand Laid Fiberglass Deep “V” Hull
  • Stringer System Laminated into Hull
  • Non-Skid Rubber Floor Panels
  • Plastic External Transom Plate
  • Aluminum Internal Transom Plate with Security Lip
  • Stainless Steel Bow Eye
  • 3 Stainless Steel Davit Lifting Points
  • Inner Hull Drain with Plug
  • Deck Condensation Plug
  • Orca (CSM) Five Layer Coated Fabric
  • Raised Single Rub Rail
  • Push Push Plastic Non-Corrosive 2 Stage Inflation Valves
  • 1 Front & 2 Side Orca (CSM) Fabric Handles on Tubes
  • 2 Inside Bow Sets of 2 Orca (CSM) Fabric Handles on Tubes
  • 2 Inside Stern Single Orca (CSM) Fabric Handles on Tubes
  • Removable Rowing Seat
  • Oarlock Base
  • Telescopic Oars with Aluminum Shaft
  • Paddle Holders
  • Hand Pump
  • Maintenance Kit
  • Owner's Manual
  • Additional Air Retaining Chamber Under the Floor
  • 3 Layers Reinforced Seams

Optional Equipment

  • Tube Chaps
  • Boat Cover
  • Chock Set
  • Bow Step with Fold Down Stainless Steel Cleat
  • Lateral Fold Down Stainless Steel Cleat
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!