Sporty, good-looking dayboat
The flagship of the range, the Ballistic 780 features the unique Ballistic design and a sporty style which is equally at ease for fast movement through the waves or leisurely family cruising on the backwaters.
The Ballistic name has an impressive UK pedigree and recently expanded to Australia, where the manufacturer has set up a facility at Warriewood on Sydney’s northern beaches and with a sales outlet at Akuna Bay on Pittwater.
Specs and Facts
The Ballistic 780 is 7.8 metres long with capacity for 15 people. This rigid inflatable monohull has a hull of fibreglass with Hypalon tubes with five chambers and all fittings are high grade stainless steel. Below water level, each side has four running strakes.
Luxury Day Comfort
If you think of a RIB as only a tender, the Ballistic 780 will completely change your opinion. The V shaped lounge in the bow seats 5 and not only looks good it is practical with inclusion of a table or utilise the infill cushion to make a comfortable daybed. Additional seating is provided with a settee at front of the main console, a twin seat at the helm plus a three seater lounge at the rear.
Conveniently placed grabrails double also serve as mooring points and anchor storage is provided under the cushions in the bow. Additional storage space is provided in the rear including the required 15 lifejackets
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The skipper can stand or sit thanks to the clever helm area design. The console is an eye-catching all white moulding, continuing the good looks but also functionality with plenty of dash space for electronics, displays and other equipment of your choice.
The design can accommodate installation of twin engines to a capacity of 500 hp.
The Ballistic 780 not only looks good it handles exceptionally well, making it a good option for family day outings or as a glamour tender for a larger mother ship.
While not as well known for RIBS locally, the UK-based Ballistic company has been operating a global network of distributors for over 14 years. They have representation in the UK, Europe and South Africa and the recent addition to the network, in Scandinavia is extremely successful. Ballistic RIBS have become very popular in Sweden, Denmark and Norway.
The company recently extended their network to Australia and have established sales representation with MGM Marine in Akuna Bay on Sydney’s Pittwater.
Ballistic offers a range of RIBS in varying sizes and levels of luxury appointments.
If the Ballistic 780 is the type of RIB you fancy for your mothership or just as your ship, why not speak with a Jade Marine Finance consultant to arrange a great finance deal for you.
Your Jade boat loan broker has access to many lenders to source the best finance package for your Ballistic RIB purchase and will handle all the details for you.
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