What is the widest flat bottom boat?

SeaArk is well known for creating the World’s Largest Jon Boat in 1994 at 24 feet long and 72” wide. It has since upped the ante by creating a 26-foot jon boat. In addition to toting the title of World’s Largest Jon Boat, SeaArk Boats can also claim the title of the #1 Catfishing Boat.

What sizes do flat bottom boats come in?

Jon boats are available commercially between 8 and 24 feet (2.4 and 7.3 m) long and 32 to 60 inches (81 to 152 cm) wide, though custom sizes may be found. The simple design includes an open hull, without a bilge, leaving the ribs exposed.

How much is a flat bottom boat?

Here is a quick guide to the typical costs for some Lowe aluminum Jon boats based on size: 10 ft Jon boats can range in price from $700 to $800. 11 ft – 13 ft Jon boats usually cost from $850 to $1000. 13 ft – 14 ft Jon boats will typically cost between $1500 and $2,250.

How much do new Jon boats cost?

How much are Jon Boats? From a few hundred to thousands of dollars for a new Jon Boat, the average price is $5,400.

Who makes a 20 ft jon boat?

The Crestliner 2070 Retriever Jon is a 20-foot jon boat built for those who appreciate the simplicity of the outdoors.

Are flat bottom boats more stable?

For shallow inland waterways a flat bottom hull offers the most stability. For ocean use a v-hull or rounded hull, preferably with a keel, are the most stable. For very challenging open water a deep v-hull with keel is the best design.

Why do they call it a jon boat?

It is told that fishermen in Scandinavia loved using flat bottomed boats to carry themselves and their fishing gear to the larger boats. Because the boats were stable and easy to construct, they became favorite transportation for many fishermen. And a few of the fishermen were named “Jon” or “John”.

What’s better aluminum or fiberglass boat?

Modern boats are most often constructed of fiberglass, but aluminum is the best material to choose for a workboat. Aluminum is more durable than fiberglass, which is prone to breaking or cracking from impact. Aluminum is more resistant to punctures also.

Where to find 18 foot boats for sale?

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Where can I buy a flat bottom boat?

Go to our special order section to start building your boat. Also take a look at the small 14, 15, 16, and 17′ boats that we have in stock. You may find a layout that you like and we can have it built in the larger hull. Backwoods Landing offers all types of accessories.

How big is an 18 ft jon boat?

Phone calls only @ 18ft length X 70 inches wide aluminum Jon Boat30HP tiller motor good running motor w/electric startIncludes electric motor2 bench seats not attached so you can install where you want.2 boat seatsheavy duty trailerIt would make a good duck or fishing boat 18 ft Jon boat with 25 hp Johnson Seahorse Electric/Pull start.

How big is a river skiff fishing boat?

River Skiff comes in bottom widths of 42, 45, 48, 54, 60 and 72 inches and lengths of 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, and 20 feet. The smallest 42-inch wide model will even fit in the back of any full size pickup bed, making them fantastic rigs for campers, pond fishing, or weekend warriors at an incredible value.