XS Ribs ~ Buy New Rib Package ~ Sport ~ Leisure ~ Family ~ Rescue ~ Coach ~ Commercial


XS Ribs are a leading UK manufacturer of Rigid Hulled Inflatables with craft of 3.6 - 9.9 m.  XS Ribs have their OWN WEB SITE with a vast resource of information on the craft, the build and purchase process as well as advice on specific types of craft and their uses, Leisure, Family, Commercial, Coded, Rescue, Coach and Work boat roles.


XS Ribs are part of the BMC group of companies.


Each craft is made to the precise specification of the owner.  We can offer advice at every stage of the purchase and build process.  We also offer every model in "ready to go" basic specs as well as packaged with motor and trailer.

XS Ribs ~ Range Overview:

XS 750 - 850 - 990:


These craft with an impressive 2.9 m beam are true "rough water boats"  With a Deep V Hull and high bow they have immense payload capacity, will handle single and twin outboards as well as inboard motor options.  They are legally towable on the road on a normal braked boat trailer and will fit in a 40' container for shipping.


These craft are ideal platforms from which to "build" fully coded MCA Passenger and Work Boats, equally they make the ultimate family sports boat with a VERY IMPRESSIVE rough water ability.

XS 600 - 680 - 760 Sport:


These craft with their sleek tube line and internal moulded engine well and bow locker (also the deck on the 760) offer a stylish "leisure" craft with all the renown build quality and performance of an XS.  A wide range of console and seating options are available and particular attention is paid to the aesthetic apperance of the craft.


The price point of this craft is also "attractive" with a BRAND NEW XS Sport costing less than some used craft are offered for !

XS 550 - 600 - 650 - 700:


These 2.6 m beam craft are well suited to a variety of uses. 


They have the high bow and deep V hull format that gives a predictable, dry, safe ride even in the roughest of seas.  Readily towed by a family car and all suiting single axle trailers (the 700 depending on engine option may need a double axle trailer) are easy to handle and launch.


A true multi roll range with craft in this range being used as family sports bosts through to Cat 3 MCA Coded workboats.  An extremely versatile range of craft.

XS 515 - 545 - 585:


These 2.3-2.4 m beam craft are much loved in the sailing world where a wide beam is a disadvantage but sea keeping is VERY important. 


The Deep V hull gives a great rough water ride and the tube line gives stability at rest and at speed.  All features that Club Rescue and Coach craft need.  


As a coaching boat the reputation of these models goes back over 25 years, with constant refinement these truly are cutting edge Coaching and Rescue Craft.

XS 460 - 500 - 540 - 570:


Built with all the design and quality of the larger craft, these 2.2 m beam craft have a high sheer bow and hull profile that is easily pushed by smaller motors (25-60 hp) 


With immense stability at speed and at rest these are the work horses of family fun boating. 


They are also ideal for sailing clubs and federation use as rescue boats and coaching platforms.