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What We Do

We build rescue specific airboats designed to carry passengers or 2,250 pounds cargo in shallow water, rough sea, or rapid rivers with treacherous current.

We also retrofit sponsons for any and all existing airboats, and build rigid hull inflatable airboats. Complete mobile airboat shop. We will show up on location and remedy any of your airboat needs.

Realize the powerful potential of airboat rescue when combined with the
safety of swiftwater, whitewater, open sea, ice, and shallow water capabilities.
Designed to keep inhabitants safe in hazardous situations.

"I have designed a boat to keep me safe and rescue people."

What We Sell

   Boats: Rescue & Whitewater

   Motors/Engines

   Propellors

   Tubes/Sponsons

   Wire Cloth

   Rigging

   Fabrication Materials


What We Build

   Airboats

   Rescue Boats

   Motors

   RIBs

Retrofit

We custom retrofit sponsons onto existing airboats for extra added stability and amazing anti-sinkability. We maintain the qualities of an airboat with all the benefits of a rigid-hull inflat-
able.

Materials

3/16 Marine Grade
  Stainless Steel Tubing

Aluminum Fuel Tanks

PVC, Hypalon, & Polyurathane

Composite Propellors

Cat Tubes

Air inflatable/foam filled poly-
  urathane bullet-proof to 9mm.

Scratch & abrasion resistant.

Impervious to gas, oil, diesel.

Cat Tubes come standard with
  bottom & side rub strake.

Speed Tubes are available
  any size.

Tubes have multiple
  chambers (baffles).

Will bounce off rocks and act
  as bumpers or fenders.

High-Tech materials maintain
  integrity and stay color-fast for
  many years.

Specs

This airboat is designed to
be rescue specific.

20' long, 10' wide, 9' tall.
 
1,500 pounds wet.
 
425 horsepower.
 
15,000 pound total flotation.
 
2,250 pounds operating cargo
  weight.

Engines/Motors

Marinized 450HP is our entry level for the all aluminum airboat motors.
 
Using all aluminum motors provides several benefits over the iron blocks.
 
Weight is the most obvious benefit which makes a boat run better in every way.
 
These motors weigh around 500lbs complete with all accessories and a gear box.

Check out PCM Engines for details

For over 35 years, Pleasurecraft Engine Group has provided the ultimate in premium power for the world’s finest inboard watersports boats, motor yachts and sportfishing vessels. The leading brand of openwater gas power for over 55 years.
When it comes to performance, durability and customer satisfaction, it's ADVANTAGE PCM.




Also, please check out our other venture at BigRiverRafts.com


Contact Us

Airboat West
16-D Pilar
Embudo, NM 87531

(575) 758-9711

airboatwest@gmail.com


 

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