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Sealion from a Scorpion
New company Sealion Inflatable Boats LTD hopes to
make waves
 
 

Nick Gilbertson, previously Tube Maker at Scorpion Ribs Ltd. has started up his own company SEALION INFLATABLE BOATS LTD. The Company, based in the Solent area will be manufacturing the highest quality inflatable tubes for Rigid inflatable boats (RIBS). Sealion will be designing, making and fitting tubes to new ribs as well as replacing tubes on older boats.

Nick has been involved in the inflatable boat industry for 14 years and has designed and made tubes for world championship winning, record breaking
and concourse d'elegance winning ribs as well as being a highly experienced "ribster" himself, winning many trophies navigating race ribs, and has

tens of thousands of sea miles in ribs, working, cruising and testing in all conditions.

Contact Nick Gibertson for more information:

31 Lodge Drive,
Dibden Purlieu,
Southampton,
Hants.
SO45 4LX.

Tel. & Fax: 02380 843298
Mobile: 07779 548292
email: nick@sealionboat.com