Specifications

Loa w/ swim platform: 18' 4" / 5.59 m
Loa w/ extended platform: 20' 2" /
Beam: 7' 6" / 2.29 m
Bridge clearance: 4' 6" / 1.37 m
Bridge clearance with arch tower: 7' 7" / 2.31 m
Deadrise: 18° / 18°
Fuel capacity: 25 gal / 95 L
Draft down: 31.00" / 79 cm
Draft up: 13.00" / 33 cm
Max hp: 135 HP / 101 kW
Dry weight w/ engines: 2420 lbs / 1098 kg
Passenger capacity (nmma): 8/1160 lbs / 8/526 kg
Passenger capacity (nmma): 8/1160 lbs / 8/526 kg
Width on trailer: 8' 6" / 2.59 m
Length on trailer (with swing away tongue extended): 23' 5" / 7.14 m
Length on trailer (with swing away tongue folded): 20' 7" / 6.27 m
Height on trailer to windshield: 7' / 2.13 m
Height on trailer with tower (up): 9' 10" / 3.00 m
Height on trailer with tower (down): 7' / 2.13 m

Camp. Snorkel. Dive. Wakeboard. Ski. Fish. Tube. With an 18 Ski & Fish you can do it all in the same boat on the same weekend. Flexible seating converts the 18 SF from a sport boat to a serious fishing machine in minutes. Anglers will appreciate the standard trolling motor, live bait well, dual elevated casting platform seats and gunwale rod storage. A Garmin Fish Finder is a must-have option. Attention to detail is first-rate. Wakeboarders will love the low-speed stability, high flying wakes and in-floor storage.


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  • Color Selection for Wide Band Gelcoat with Deck Graphics (Biscayne Blue, Black, Electric Blue, Lime Green, Fire Red, or Stealth Gray) - All White Boat Selection with Deck Graphics Color Matched to Interior Color
  • Three Blade Aluminum Prop
  • Custom Molded Fiberglass Dash with Hand Stitched and Wrapped Visor - (Driftwood Color)
  • Dash Panel with Toggle Switches and Water Resistant Breakers
  • DC Power Plug -12v (Helm)
  • Digital Hour Meter
  • Electrical Connectors Triple O-Ring Sealed and Water Tight
  • Full Instrumentation with Fog Resistant Lenses, Custom Dial Faces and Stainless Steel Bezels
  • Grounding Bars - Engine and Dash
  • Loom Wrapped Wiring
  • Power Steering
  • Steering Wheel - Black
  • Tilt Steering Helm
  • Built-in Livewell (70-Quart) with Aerator Under Rear Bench Seat
  • Cockpit Drainage System (CDS)
  • Cockpit Grab Handles
  • Cockpit Layout: Two Bucket Seats (Slide and Swivel) with Logo Badging, Removable Fishing Seats and Aft Sundeck with Storage Below
  • Color Coordinated Drink holders (7)
  • Custom Designed Ultra Comfort Helm Seats
  • Diamond Pattern Non-Skid
  • Fiberglass Molded Bowrider Area with Storage Underneath
  • Full Size Wraparound Walk-Thru Windshield with Custom Stainless Steel Supports
  • Interior Color Packages: Black, Biscayne Blue, Electric Blue, Lime Green, or Fire Red
  • Lighting - Aft Cockpit Courtesy Lights (2 - LED)
  • Molded Glove Box Storage with Foam Protectant Pad
  • Molded-In Footrest - Port and Starboard
  • Premium Vinyl Cockpit Upholstery with Nano-Block Technology™
  • Removable Bow and Stern Cushions
  • Side Panels with Coaming and Rod Storage
  • Sound System - AM/FM, Bluetooth Radio with USB/MP3
  • Starlite Seat Cushions with Water Drainage System
  • Storage in Floor with Large Hinged Fiberglass Hatch and Rubber Mat
  • Water Resistant Speakers (2)
  • 100% Perma Panel Marine Coring (Lifetime Warranty)
  • Battery On/Off Switch
  • Battery Trays
  • Bilge Blower
  • Bilge Pump - Automatic
  • Electric Horn
  • Extended V-Plane Hull
  • Garboard Drain Plug
  • Heavy Duty PVC Rubrail with Stainless Steel Insert
  • Integrated Swim Platform
  • Lifetime Limited Hull Warranty
  • NMMA Certified
  • Plastic Fuel Tank with Stainless Steel Deck Fill Plate
  • Premium Hydropel Resin - Blister Resistant
  • Removable Navigation Lights
  • Stainless Steel Hardware, Including Bow and Stern Eyes, Ski Eye and 4-Bolt Cleats (4)
  • Stainless Steel, Three-Step Boarding Ladder with Integrated Handle Concealed Under Lid
  • Trolling Motor - MotorGuide 55-lb Thrust with Wireless Anti-Slip Footpads (Removable)
  • 14" Tires and Rims
  • Black Powder Coated Trailer
  • Folding Tongue Jack
  • LED Lights - Submersible
  • Single Axle
  • Swing Away Tongue

 

  • Black Hull Bottom
  • Ski and Fish Chrome Graphic
  • SX Graphic
  • SX Graphic for Blue Hull
  • SX Graphic for Electric Blue Hull
  • SX Graphic for Fire Red Hull
  • SX Graphic for Lime Green Hull
  • SX Graphic for Stealth Grey Hull
  • White Hull
  • Wide Band Black Hull
  • Wide Band Blue Hull
  • Wide Band Electric Blue Hull
  • Wide Band Fire Red Hull
  • Wide Band Lime Green Hull
  • Wide Band Stealth Grey Hull
  • Wide Band White Hull
  • Mercury 3.0L MPI 2.00 Alpha 135 HP Catalyst
  • Mercury 3.0L MPI 2.40 Alpha 135 HP Catalyst
  • Mercury 3.0L TKS 2.00 Alpha 135 HP
  • Mercury 3.0L TKS 2.40 Alpha 135 HP
  • Bimini Top with Boot and Aluminum Frame
  • Cockpit and Bow Cover
  • Folding Velocity Arch Tower Black
  • Folding Velocity Arch Tower White
  • Mooring Cover
  • Tower Top Canvas
  • Cockpit Interior - Black
  • Cockpit Interior - Blue
  • Cockpit Interior - Electric Blue
  • Cockpit Interior - Fire Red
  • Cockpit Interior - Lime Green
  • Deluxe Package
  • Garmin Striker 4 Fish Finder
  • Premium Sound System Upgrade
  • Snap-In Cockpit Carpet
  • Storage Underneath Port Dash
  • Storage Underneath Starboard Dash
  • Swim Platform Mat
  • Swim Platform Mat for Extended Swim Platform
  • Ultra-Comfort Pedestal Seat with Flip-Up Bolster - Helm
  • Ultra-Comfort Pedestal Seat with Flip-Up Bolster - Passenger
  • Air Pump
  • Arch Tower Board Racks
  • Canadian Conformity Plate
  • Dual Battery Charger - 12V/12Amp
  • Extended Swim Platform
  • Moving Prop Alert System
  • Prep Fee
  • Saltwater Trolling Motor
  • Spare Tire Kit
  • Standard Trailer Delete
  • Trailer Upgrade - Aluminum with Brakes
  • Trailer Upgrade - Aluminum without Brakes
  • Trailer Upgrade - Black Powder Coated with Brakes