The all one piece seamless Roto molded version has an MSRP of $ 1,850, plus shipping / destination cost (shipping to the retailer) .This includes the hull rigged with the 2 rod tubes, hatch, grab rail, and the hatch pull or latch, and the insulated built in cooler which can also be used as a live well.
The composite version of the Solo Skiff is $ 3,700. This includes the hull rigged with the rod tube, hatch, grab rail, and the hatch pull or latch. The composite version is custom order only, and does not have a built in cooler. Please contact us for more information, and the dealer nearest you.
To see the Solo Skiff just go to a local Solo Skiff retailer /dealer. For locations check out the dealer page. If you cannot locate a dealer near you call us to order or help.
No- the motor is not included.
There are 2 versions of the Solo Skiff. The Roto-molded, all one piece model, and the composite version.
The Roto-molded is the widely available model, available at retailers and is pictured on this site. The composite is by custom order only and not available at retailers.
. (We are currently not taking orders for the composite boat)
Yes we can ship one anywhere you like
The cooler drains through the bottom of the hull to allow cleaning. A standard 1″ hull plug seals to keep out water. See picture in the gallery.
Seafoam green, gray (very light)
Subject to availability / inventory at retailers
The fuel tank is built into the outboards that are typically used on a Solo Skiff. Look on top of the motor- notice the cap ! Some small engines have small plastic external tanks you can use with them- see various makers websites for specifications.
If you are ready to order a Solo Skiff,and can find no dealer within 100 miles email or call us and we will be happy to help you , Thank you !
No we do not sell demo or used Solo Skiffs
Please see your local dealer for a list of items you can use with your Solo Skiff.
The hatch opening is aprox 14 x 16″ The inside box dimension is 12″ deep, and size 18″ x 22″. The distance between stringers is 14″ There is also aprox 5″ from the hull bottom to bottom of floor between stringers fore and aft….see video for a visual
150 Lb hull weight
5 Hp max
400 Lb capacity
Construction – Rotomolded Polyethylene
Thai style mud motors up to 5 hp are being tested. We will report the results when complete. We can say it looks promising. Testing kits from Swamp Runner.
The Solo Skiff is designed for one person at a time and is only rated for one.
Maximum Hp is 5 Hp. You should also note we recommend using a motor with proper rating and a weight that does not exceed 50 pounds
If you would like to speak to us about becoming a dealer,please email us and tell us to discuss. Please include your store location, and website information as well.
Please put DEALER INQUIRY in subject line.
The Solo Skiff empty draws one inch of water. The skiff with a motor and a 200 pound person will draw three inches.
The Solo Skiff will plane with a 200 pound passenger and a 2.5 Hp Motor. The aprox speed will vary but around 8-10 mph, 12-13 with a 3.5Hp, and with a 5Hp aprox 18 mph
The answer depends on you and the way you use the Solo Skiff. Please see the article about powering your skiff.
The Solo Skiff uses a short shaft motor. You cannot use long shaft motors. Most shorts shafts are spec at 15″ although actual measurements will vary. Just ask for a short shaft
Yes the deck will drain right off. The back of the skiff is open for this reason.
The Solo Skiff is all one piece rotomolded polyethylene.
30-40 Lb Thrust is plenty.
Yes, the built in cooler can be used as a livewell.
Any boat can be capsized. Rolling over a Solo Skiff is difficult. You have to try to especially with a battery and trolling motor installed. In certain conditions as in being broad side or parallel to waves you could inadvertently roll the solo skiff. You should always keep the skiff in calm conditions.
The Solo Skiff is best thought of as a fishing kayak on steroids !