A 550

Introduction

The A550 is a popular size as you are still in the 5s with performance starkly different to others in this category. Uniquely seven adults can be seated comfortably behind the console so everyone on board is protected and dry. The generous beam and Turbo V hull makes for a seriously smooth and dry ride that Ribeye have built its reputation on. Based on the early Ribeye 540 Open, the A550 is a refinement of a British classic for those that demand high performance, luxury and practicality. The A550 is a force to be reckoned and with the capacity of 40 knots, it ticks a lot of boxes.

Standard features

  • Five year warranty
  • Hypalon tubes
  • Choice of gel coats and upholstery
  • 316 marine grade stainless steel A-frame and rails
  • Yamaha four stroke outboard
  • Bow roller on GRP moulding with stainless steel cleat
  • Deep V Hull (to aft end)
  • Moulded deck
  • Splashwell with drains
  • Integral sculpted rear seat for three adults
  • Six large stowage areas
  • Bow eye
  • 2 transom U bolts
  • Choice of Odyssey or Elite console with front seat, screen & stainless steel rail, cushion, hatch and storage
  • Under deck 100L fuel tank
  • Odyssey console with front seat, screen & stainless steel rail, cushion, hatch and storage.
  • 2 x 1 man jockey seats or 2 x 2 jockey seats
  • Bow seat with cushion and locker beneath
  • Steering wheel, helm
  • Gas struts
  • Hand pump
  • Full custom options and Super Yacht specification available

Technical specification

Specification File
17
Overall Length
5.50m
Internal Length
4.55m
Overall Width
2.28m
Internal Width
1.38m
Tube Diameter
46cm
Chambers
5
Persons
10
Max Payload
1000kg
Boat Only Weight
506kg
Total Boat Weight
822kg
Max Power
115hp
Engine Shaft
L
Design Category
B
Max Engine Weight
170kg
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I don’t normally do this, but I just wanted to drop you a note to say how delighted we are with our new A550. The entire package is top quality and it comfortably exceeds our lofty expectations! The buying experience was a delight and thank you for making handover so much fun. The bacon sandwiches hit the spot!

Michael Jacka - Owner of Ribeye A550

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