Forth Explorer is a 6.4m Ribcraft Pro, powered by a 150hp fly by wire Suzuki Engine. She was built for training and her layout is carefully considered to ensure that she is safe and enjoyable to handle, with individual seating and handholds for every person on board. She carries up to date safety kit and, as well as excellent Raymarine navigation and communication equipment.
Forth Explorer is coded to Category 3 Restricted for 6 people, which allows her to travel 20 miles from a safe haven during the day time, and to operate at night closer to home. Generally all Advanced powerboat training will take place in her, as well as Instructor and commercial training. Boat club members will also be able to use Forth Explorer to take friends and family out on the water and she is available for bareboat charter.
She is the fastest boat in the fleet, and can reach 40 knots in most conditions, so hold onto your hats!