AB Profile A18 Inflatable RIB

The Profile A 18 for sale, with its aluminium-reinforced professional-grade hull, is the most versatile professional RIB on the market today. The AB Profile A 18, though rugged in design is lightweight and easy handling. The Profile A 18 is the right RIB for marine professionals such as marine research, police, rescue, coast guard or military, yacht clubs and non-SOLAS rescue RIBs. The Profile makes a great RIB for transferring passengers from resorts or ships. For the tourist industry, it makes the ideal RIB for adventure seekers.


Overall Length         

18’/ 5.49m

Overall Beam

7’10”/ 2.40m

Inside Length

14’8” / 4.47m

Inside Beam

4’3” / 1.30m

Tube Diameter

21” / 0.53m

Number of Chambers


Person Capacity



859lbs / 390kg

Recommended HP


Maximum HP


Shaft Length

20” / 50.8cm

Built in Tank

32 Gal / 120L

RDC Design Category


Standard Equipment:

  • Professional Deep “V” Marine Grade Aluminium Hull
  • Stringer System Welded Under Aluminium Deck
  • Heavy Duty Transom Knees
  • Integrated Marine Grade Aluminium Fuel Tank
  • Non-Skid Rubber Floor Panels
  • Plastic External Transom Plate
  • Aluminium Internal Transom Plate
  • 4 Aluminium Davit Lifting Points
  • Aluminium Bow Eye
  • Aluminium Transom Tie Down & Towing Rings
  • Aluminium Bow Tie Down & Towing Rings
  • Pressure Relied Valves
  • Drain Scuppers
  • Life Line Around Tube
  • Non-Skid (CSM) Coated Fabric on tube’s Surface
  • Heavy Duty 1670 Decitex Orca (CSM) Five Layer Coated Fabric
  • Double Solid Rub Rails
  • Push Push Plastic Non-Corrosive 2 Stage Inflation Valves
  • 1 Front & 4 Side Orca (CSM) Fabric Handles on Tubes
  • Hand Pump
  • Maintenance Kit
  • Owner’s Manual
  • Closed Cell Foam Upholstery
  • Aluminium Console with Forward Seat & Cushion
  • Lean On
  • Bow Locker/Seat
  • Console Front Access Lid
  • Bow Step with Fold Down Stainless Steel Cleat & LED Running Lights
  • 3600 LED White Light Navigation Pole
  • Lateral Fold Down Stainless Steel Cleat
  • Stainless Steel Console Grab Rail
  • Plexiglass Windshield
  • 4 Waterproof Rocker Switches with Circuit Breakers
  • Battery Box
  • Battery Switch
  • Fuel and Water Separator filter
  • Hydraulic Steering System
  • Stainless Steering Wheel
  • Complete Tin Wiring & Heat Shrink ealed Terminals
  • 3 Layer Reinforced Seams
  • Rubber Protector on Full Length of Keel
  • Stainless Steel Gas Springs
  • Automatic Bilge Pump
  • Paddles with Aluminium Shaft
  • Paddle Holders

Optional Equipment:

  • Aluminium Light Arch
  • Tube Chaps
  • Boat Cover
  • Chock Set
  • Transom Ladder
  • Bimini Top with Stainless Steel Tubing
  • Console Cover
  • Lifting Harness
  • Teak Floor
  • CD/Radio System
  •  Compass
  • GPS
  • VHF Package
  • Towing Post
  • Engine Guard
Model Profile A 18
Length 5.49 Meters
Engine Make Mercury
Condition New