AB Profile F17 - Commercial Work Boat - Rescue Boat

The AB Inflatables Profile F17 for sale is the ideal commercial RIB for a wide range of operational tasks. When duty calls, the AB Profile F17 delivers. The open and spacious design of this RIB readily provides for mission-specific customization. This high-quality, purpose built RIB is rugged in design. The Profile F 17 is the perfect RIB for marine professionals used for marine research, police, rescue, coast guard or military, yacht clubs and as 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         

17’/ 5.18m

Overall Beam

8’1” / 2.46m

Inside Length

13’1” / 4m

Inside Beam

4’4” / 1.33m

Tube Diameter

20” / 0.50m

Person Capacity



772lbs / 350kg

Recommended HP


Maximum HP


Shaft Length

20” / 50.8cm

RDC Design Category


Standard Equipment:

  • Professional Grade Hand Laid Fiberglass Deep “V” Hull
  • Fiberglass Stringer System Laminated into Hull
  • Bow Locker/ Seat
  • Non-Skid Rubber Floor Panels
  • Aluminium Transom Plate
  • Heavy Duty 1670 Decitex Orca (CSM) 5 Layer Coated Professional Use Fabric
  • Plastic External Transom Plate
  • 4 Push-Push Plastic Non-Corrosive 2 Stage inflation Valves
  • Pressure Relieve Valves
  • Raised Double Solid Rub Rail
  • Stainless Steel Bow Eye
  • 4 Stainless Steel Davit Lifting Points
  • Stainless Steel Tow Rings & Tie Downs
  • Deck Condensation Plug
  • Deck Drain with Plug
  • 1 Front & 5 Side Orca (CSM) Heavy Duty Fabric Handles on Tubes
  • 4 Layer Reinforced Seams
  • Paddles with Aluminium Shaft
  • Paddle Holders
  • Hand Pump
  • Maintenance Kit
  • Owner’s Manual
  • Additional Air Retaining Chamber Under the Floor
  • Non-Skid Orca (CSM) Fabric on Top of Tube Surface
  • Life Line Around Tube
  • Rubber Non-Skid Floor Panels
  • Rubber Protector on Full Length of Keel

Optional Equipment:

  • Boat Cover
  • Chock Set
  • Bow Step with Fold Down Stainless Steel Cleat
  • Bow Step with Fold Down Stainless Steel Cleat & Running Lights
  • Lateral Fold Down Stainless Steel Cleat
  • Fiberglass Console
  • Fiberglass Console with Forward Seat
  • Bench Seat with Storage
  • Single Person Jockey Console
  • Two Person Jockey Console
  • Customised Aluminium Consoles, Jockey Consoles and Jockey Seats
  • Leaning Bolster
  • Light Arch
  • 360o White Light Navigation Pole
  • Mechanical or Hydraulic Steering System
  • Stainless Steel Steering Wheel
  • Automatic Bilge Pump 500 GPH
  • Battery Charger
  • Integrated Marine Grade Aluminium Fuel Tank
  • Closed Cell Foam Upholstery
  • 3 Inch Drain Scuppers
Model Profile F17
Length 5.18 Meters
Engine Make Mercury
Condition New