The famous Riverwild 480
The Spirited Riverwild’s tough all alloy construction makes it the ultimate back country jetboat. 
Seating from 2 to 6 people, the Riverwild 480 is our most popular model, leaving plenty of room for the BBQ, rifles, fishing gear and pack.
  • Strong and hard wearing

  • Ultimate for back country access

  • Wide array of storage options

  • Ample freeboard

  • Awesome shallow water ability

  • Soft riding in rough water

Riverwild 480 4.8m
Top Deck All Alloy
Windscreen 2mm Alloy
Engine Bearer 150 x 75 x 6 Extrusion Alloy
Small Bearer 50 x 25 x 3 mm Alloy
Sides 3 mm Marine Grade 5083 Alloy
Bottom of boat 5 mm Marine Grade 5083 Alloy
Transom 3 mm Marine Grade 5083 Alloy
Beam (chine) 1680mm
Gunwale 1840mm
Free board at transom (chine) 660mm
Number of seats 2 to 6
Cockpit width 1540mm
Cockpit length (dash to transom) 2850mm
Deadrise 15 degrees
Bare hull Weight 306 kgs – excludes engine or jet unit
Fully loaded Weight (excluding passengers) 900 kgs – with a 350 chev engine and a Ham 212 unit, and full fuel tank.
Bisalloy impact plate 600 x 1600 x 5 mm (also 10mm option)
Transom Strengthening 5mm insert
Intake 212 or 3 stage H/D Steel
Turbine intake and grill Custom Alloy
Heavy Duty Keel 10mm x 2400 x 600
Side pockets 3mm Alloy
Side tank storage compartments 3mm Alloy
Bow rails 25mm Alloy Tube
Engine hood rails 25mm Alloy Tube
Pump protection plates 8mm Alloy Plate stainless steel adjustable rods

Click here to read an independent review of the Riverwild 480, by Colin McCall for the JBNZ magazine, JET.