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What are tender boats?
Tender boats are small, trailerable vessels commonly used for on-the-water activities such as tender for larger boats and day cruising. These vessels can span in size, with the smallest current boat listed at 8 feet in length, to the longest vessel measuring in at 43 feet, and an average length of 14 feet. They are built by a wide variety of boat makers with hull types including RIB, deep vee, modified vee, roll-up and other designs. Boat Trader currently has 418 tender boats for sale, including 331 new vessels and 87 used boats, listed by both individual owners and professional boat dealerships across the country.
What are the best tender boats?
Some of the most iconic manufacturers of tender boats as of today include: Highfield, AB Inflatables, Williams Jet Tenders, Walker Bay and Northstar. These builders design tender boats models with outboard, outboard-4S, inboard, inboard/outboard and other propulsion systems, available in gas, diesel, electric and other fuel systems. In the past 30 days, the top, most-viewed tender boats brands on Boat Trader were Boston Whaler, Highfield, Polycraft, Whaly and Williams Jet Tenders.
How much do tender boats cost?
Tender boats for sale on Boat Trader are available for a variety of prices from a sensible $1,495 on the bargain side of the spectrum all the way up to $724,000 for the most extravagant models. Models with more power can accommodate motors up to an enormous 2,021 horsepower, while the most modest, utility models may have as low as 15 horsepower engines on them (although the average motor size is 100 HP).
Why are tender boats popular?
Tender boats are popular for their shallow draft and narrow beam, characteristics that make these boats an ideal choice for tender for larger boats and day cruising. Tender boats are also popular boats for rivers and lakes and other shallow fresh bodies of water. From our current listings, the average number of passengers that tender boats can carry is 7 people with a maximum of 16. Also, with 418 tender boats presently listed for sale and 35 boats added in the past 30 days, Boat Trader is confident you’ll find the boat you are looking for.