The Highlander Angler meets the needs of customers looking for a large boat suitable for fishing, family outings, a work horse for estate management or harbour work.
Only available with tiller steering the Angler is a very responsive boat and its hull shape makes it
Ideal for use with smaller engines. Despite being a tiller operated craft electric start options are available with push button start on both the Tohatsu 9.8hp and 15hp models.
Seating comprises of a forward bow seat, two aft seats, and a heavy duty wooden central thwart
The Angler is both safe and stable with lots of built in buoyancy it has as standard a non-slip floor, stainless steel keel band, forward and aft mooring cleats, mooring eye, heavy duty fendering and boarding ladder.
This model can be fine tuned with a wide range of equipment to meet customers needs some examples of this include:
Grab rails, rod holders, covers, auxiliary engine bracket, seat cushions, equipment mounts, storage tanks, enhanced seating for the less able.
The Highlander Angler is available as an open boat or with a cuddy or pull up canopy.
Standard features include
– built in buoyancy
– stainless steel keelband
– an effective non-slip floor finish
– high quality deck fittings
Our mouldings are produced by hand using quality materials and we take pride in the quality of workmanship that goes into building a Highlander Boat.
Engines of between 6 and 20hp are recommended, with the lower power ratings giving displacement characteristics and speeds of 6-7 knots, suitable for canals and inland waters with speed limits. We regard 9.8-20hp as the optimum, giving useful performance and good fuel economy. Our boat packages are based on Tohatsu outboards, however we supply other brands if required.
The Highlander Angler has two lockable storage compartments, a steering console with mechanical steering and a single upholstered seat mounted on a simple plinth an additional matching seat can be supplied if required.
Available as an open boat or with a sensibly proportioned cuddy or pull up canopy which offers excellent visibility and good protection from the elements.
Towing, Trailer and Boat Launch
– The Highlander Angler is easily launched and recovered by two people and towed by an average sized car.
– Trailers are normally by Indespension or Extreme Marine both produce quality products.
We can deliver boats Mainland UK eg Scotland, England and Wales.
We will put together packages that suit your requirements.
We offer a three year hull warranty on our boats, this is unusual on small boats and reflects the confidence we have in our products, the usual exceptions apply.
- Length: 4.65m
- Beam: 1.84m
- Weight: 285kg (open boat) / 325kg (with cuddy)
- Maximum Allowed Power: 20HP
- Recommended Power: 6 – 20HP
- Person Capacity: 6
- Maximum Load: 470kg
- RCD Category: C
Over the years we have worked with a number of customers to develop adoptions to our boats, which has allowed them to get afloat, enjoy pottering about or a spot of fishing. These alterations can be as simple as altering seating or controls.
Whatever the need, we are more than happy to take the time to look at the your requirements and try to (take out try to) develop a safe and practical option which fits in with your needs where practical.