The Lighwave 12 (3.8m) is a high performance gas jet tender designed by award winning naval architect Ward Setzer to be the perfect partner to for mid-sized yacht applications. The design is able to accomidate either the classic Lighwave collar system or a half round hypalon inflatable tube set if needed.

 

The tender provides comfortable seating for a up to 7 passengers and utilizing the Lighwave collar system creats a great amount of internal volume for storage and gear. Coupled with a 90hp Subaru boxer diesel engine and Weber jet pump this tender can be fueled directly from the mothership without the need to carry gas onboard. It also packs a powerful punch with a top speed of 35+knts. The Lightwave 12 is also available with a 120hp gas engine.

Ribjet Lightwave 12             Starting at $59,900    

The Ribjet Lightwave series of tenders utilizes a lightweight , compact, fuel effecient, opposing piston diesel engine. This engine is coupled to a custom designed power conversion system attached directly to the jet pump bringing gas engine performance and RPM to the entire power band range. Each engine is tuned at the factory and hp is adjusted based on tender size and application from 110-145hp. Based on the Subaru Boxer diesel engine parts are available worldwide no matter your port of call.  
Standard Equipment-
  • Leather Steering Wheel

  • Single Solid Color Hull (Awlgrip Colors)

  • Teak Cap Rail and Swim Platform 

  • Non-Skid Deck

  • Deck Storage

  • Folding Cleats

  • (2) Transom tie down points

  • (5) Stainless grab rail package

  • Engine vent and blower (gas model only)

  • Single Color upholstery 

  • Stowaway navigation and 360 degree anchor light

  • Fire Extinguisher with mount

  • Bilge pump with auto float switch

  • Marine Battery with on/off switch

  • Built in electric horn

  • Safety lanyard with neutral safety start switch

  • Hidden lifting rings with backer plate

  • In Line Tow Valve 

  • Built in F/W washdown with valve

 

 

Specifications-

LOA – 12.5'  (3.8 Meters)                                                    BEAM – 6'  (1.8 Meters)

HEIGHT – 36” (900mm)                                                      Pump- Weber High Flow

Power – Lighweight 140hp Diesel                                    Capacity – 57Persons

  Fuel- 14 gallons (55 litres)                                     Dry Weight -970 lbs (450 Kgs*)

Max Speed-   35knts (diesel) 42 knts (gas)

Colors- A wide selection of Awlcraft color choices available

The Lightwave series boats can be custom matched to the mothership with a choice of interior and exterior options

 

Ribjet 11' Lightwave Diesel Starting @ $59,900 USD

Ribjet 11' Lightwave Gas Starting @ $54,900 USD

 

 

 

 

Every boat that is sold through the factory is shipped via direct freight. Each boat is individually wrapped for transport and placed in a custom shipping crate to insure the vessel arrives ready to use. See shipping information.

Optional  Equipment-
  • Custom Teak Flooring/Deck Package

  • Metallic Paint and Clearcoating

  • Two-Tone Foam Collar or Hypalon D shape tubeset

  • Vhf Radio, Stereo Systems, Depth Sounders and Navigation Aids

  • Swim Ladder or Beach Boarding Steps

  • Full cover in choice of sunbrella fabric material colors

  • Custom upholstery colors and stitching per boat

  • Tow eyes port and starboard mounted with backers

  • Underwater Light Package

  • Led cockpit lighting and courtesy lights

  • Transom/Bow tie down package 

  • Custom Ribjet chock package with hardware 

  • 4 point reinforced stainless lifting harness hook ups

  • Bimini top in choice of material and color

  • Shipping Cradle system

  • Freshwater Washdown and FW tank

  • Bow Dodger with cover

  • Shipping crates for transport

  • Logistics and shipping based on per destination cost (at factory cost)

 
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