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How long is the life of an inflatable boat?

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The life of an inflatable boat is generally from 3 to 10 years, and the life expectancy will be longer if it is well maintained. There are many types of inflatable boats on the market today, and the lifespans used will vary depending on the materials produced.

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Generally inflatable boats include rib boat tube have two material PVC and HYPALON. One type is made by plastic material, which thickness is 0.9 mm to 1.2mm. If you don't pay attention to maintenance, it will be finished in a year or two. If you buy an inflatable boat, it is imported.  Oherwise you pay attention to maintenance, it will not be a problem use for 3 to 5 years. The other type tube material is hypalon which famous brand is France Orac. Hypalon materail inflatable boat often could use 6-10 years.

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Nowadays, most of the inflatable boat making materials have used PVC material, which contains 1100D strength fiber material, which has strong tensile and impact ability, light fastness and aging resistance. And price is by common customer accept.

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Recently years more longer rigid inflatable boats customer more like choose hypalon tube material. Especially rib boats length pass 5M some clients would like boat tube use ORAC 822 or ORAC 866.


Although the material is important, the life of the inflatable boat include rib boat tube is mainly determined by the correct maintenance method. The hull is often cleaned and repaired in time when there is a leak. Do not expose the hull to the sun for a long time, affecting the inflatable boat. 

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