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2003 Protector 28' Cabin RIB

Vancouver, Canada


Very rare 28' Protector with single Volvo Diesel and a Volvo duo prop. The "Black Pearl" is very economical to run and is an excellent island commuter or large yacht tender. Fast and fun.

31 knot cruise with comfort and style.

Shed kept on a hydro hoist and very well maintained.

Ready for immediate sale.

Basic Boat Info

Price: C$129,900
Boat Name: "Black Pearl"
Make: Protector
Model: 28' Cabin RIB
Year: 2003
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Range: 322.22 mi


Length: 28 ft
Length Overall: 29'6 ft
Length Of Deck: 28 ft
Waterline Length: 25 ft
Beam: 9'6 ft
Max Draft: 2'1 ft
Min Draft: 1'3 ft
Cabin Headroom: 6'4 ft
Dry Weight: 5,600 lb
Deadrise: 23 °
Electrical Circuit: 12 V
Single Berths: 2
Cabins Count: 1

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo
  • Model: KAD 300
  • Drive Type: Stern
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 280hp
  • Type: Inboard/Outboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Stainless Steel, Duoprop
  • Year: 2003
  • Engine Hours: 1000
  • Engine Location: Center
Cruising Speed: 31 kn
Propeller RPM: 2800
Maximum Speed: 37 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 100 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Aluminum
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 30 gal
Water Tank Material: Plastic


Drive Type: Stern
Boat Class: Rigid Sports Inflatable, Inflatables


Ian Fraser
Contact Ian Fraser at 604-377-4773 or e-mail him at
Fraser Yacht Sales Ltd.


Fraser Yacht Sales Ltd.
1818 Maritime Mews Granville Island
Vancouver, British Columbia, CA, V6H 3X2

Manufacturer Provided Description

The Protector 28' is a rigid-hull inflatable boat (RIB) designed as the ultimate multipurpose vessel to serve recreational, workboat, and military requirements worldwide. As a rapid response vessel in all extreme conditions, it is capable of being highly stable and maneuverable in the most demanding situations and provides the crew unparalled protection and safety, as well as a comfortable ride. The sleek but tough Protector range is built to the highest standards of quality and practicality for all ulility/rescue requirements. Protector RIBs feature innovative design and style, uncompromising quality, superior rough water performance, and handling second to none.

Interior Description

Two 7" bunks. 7 storage areas. Large forward hatch.

Additional Description
Non-cored, straight laminate fiberglass, all hand laid, up to 1". Conventional Deep V, 23 degree constant dead rise, hard chine w/ 6" flat, dual lifting strakes. High Modulus strength design. Hull failure point tests exceed military standards (4x NZCG rqrmts.)

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