Cranchi Yachts was founded in 1870 on Lake Como in Italy. The fine traditional craftsmanship and Italian designs of those days have been passed down through the generations. Now they are combined with ultra modern boat production and state of the art engineering in the company's two factories in Lombardy and waterside test centre. Tingdene Boat Sales represents the whole range, including the Cranchi 30 Endurance, Cranchi Z35 Cruiser and brand new Cranchi T36 CROSSOVER.
Tingdene Boats narrowboats and wide beam inland cruisers are a special product of the inland network knowledge of Tingdene Boat Sales, coupled with extra-ordinary boatbuilding skills. The results are traditional and yet also really modern and perfect for those looking either to holiday, or liveaboard.
Viking Mouldings was established in 1970 by three ex employees of Seamaster Boats Ltd and is now known as Viking Cruisers, with over 1500 river and canal motor cruisers produced since then. The range spans narrow beam and wide beam motorboats from 20ft-32ft, including the new Viking 215, Viking 255, Viking 275 and Viking 295 which all feature large bathing platforms and a transom door for easy boarding.
Glastron is a world renowned US sportsboat builder of many years standing, now part of the multi-national Groupe Bénéteau. It offers a very wide range of bowriders, sportsboats and sportscruisers to select from between 18ft-25ft. You have a choice of two levels of trim, but can then add from a wide range of options to arrive at the boat of your exact choice.
Dutch steel and aluminium specialist builder Jetten Shipyards offers five ranges spanning sizes from 11.6m to 21m and speeds from displacement to 22 knots to cater for every requirement from exploring rivers and lakes with constrained bridge clearances, to sea-going cruises and even ocean passages. Whichever model you choose, you are assured of Jetten's fastidious attention to every detail at its purpose built shipyard in the Netherlands, combined with Tingdene's expertise in motor yachts of this type.
As impossible as it might seem, you can buy a brand new Admiral Boat for less than £8000 inc VAT, ex engine. For that money you'll have an eminently practical open motorboat that is capable of exploring canals, rivers and lakes and inshore waters as well. All Admirals are well constructed to provide years of trouble-free service with minimal maintenance. You can choose between open launches, through to cruisers styled on classic double enders, Norwegian weekenders and Dutch sloops, plus innovative sportsboats