In terms of price SmartKat is situated between Grabner and Minicat. While they do not offer as many options or accessories they have the highest max wind rating (Force 6) of any portable inflatable sailboat manufacturer. Their hulls are also the largest diameter for a drier sailing experience. They come in 2 bags for easy transport and assemble in about 20-30 minutes. They also feature a retractable centerboard design for high angle pointing. SmartKat offers 3 models with 2 sizes each for a total of 6 different boats. The regular versions have 4m hulls for greater agility whereas the racing versions have 5m hulls for greater speed.
2 Sizes / 6 Models
SmartKat: Adventure Racing
SmartKat: Performance Racing
SmartKat: High Performance
SmartKat: High Performance Racing
2020 Toronto Boat Show Deposit
SmartKat: Telescopic Tiller (96 - 132 cm)
SmartKat: Telescopic Tiller for Trapeze (98 - 156 cm)
SmartKat: Transport Trailer
SmartKat: Support Plate for Motor / Sail
"It is remarkable how quickly a good and favorable wind can sweep away the maddening frustrations of shore living."