The NEW Formosa Vision Cab was released at the 2019 Brisbane Boat Show and features 180-degree cabin viewing windows.
The New Vision Cabin replaced the original Half Cabin design in sizes 520 to 620. This fantastic new cabin design features a 180-degree window with longer 1.8m bunks*, toilet bay, open-plan passenger console on the side and larger driver console to accommodate the latest electronics. The large cabin is ideal for overnight stays providing a long cushioned bunk area for a comfortable sleep and greater storage for adding amenities such as a portable toilet.
* The NEW 520 Vision Cab has a shorter cabin to allow for more fishing deck space, 1.35m long cushioned bunks (normally 1.8m) with provision for a portable toilet in the footwell, bunk extensions are optional and the 520 Cabin is available as an Option for sizes 550, 580 and 620. In a Vision Cab, the driver and passenger sit behind the heavy-duty Offshore Windscreen while underway and you gain access to the anchor well through a large cabin roof hatch.
With the Formosa Vision Cab you can upgrade by choosing from three (2) Hardtop options including a Folding Rocket Launcher with Aluminium Hardtop Visor with awning rails or a Wake Tower/Rocket Launcher. Enjoy the comfort of two (2) embroidered, High Back, Contoured Bolster Seats mounted either on Aluminium Storage Seat Boxes for OFFSHORE models, or Air Ride Adjustable Pedestals on the CLASSIC models giving you more comfort underway. Standard features on a Vision Cab include Folding Rear Lounge, a flush folding transom door, a large aluminium Bowroller, 32mm handrails, Tow-Catch™ Trailer capability, heavy-duty dive ladder, quality steering, moulded fuel tank and sender with filter, automatic bilge pump, transom deck tread, foam-filled hull, electrical harness kit, 2 cleats, 2 rod holders (620–4), forward bollard, white paint and Formosa graphics. Download the spec sheet below for more features. Formosa boats are known for their stability, yet the Quad4™ Water Ballast option is available if you need more stability at rest.
With the OFFSHORE Vision Cab you get a High Tensile 5083 Plate Hull (including sides), true Self-draining Aluminium Deck with scuppers, the new Offshore Kill Tank with drainage system, two (2) aluminium seat boxes, SeaStar Hydraulic Steering & hoses and two (2) Aluminium Rod Holders (620–4). An underfloor 80L auxiliary tank for fuel or water is available for boats 620 and over. The Formosa OFFSHORE Vision Cab is available in sizes 520, 550, 580 and 620.
The CLASSIC Vision Cab is built with a Marine Grade 5052 Plate Hull with 4mm side and bottom sheets, two (2) plastic angled rod holders (620– 4), two Air Ride Adjustable Pedestals and quality Hardwood Flooring carpeted for a cool comfort underfoot. We’ve installed on the CLASSIC models the best steering worldwide, SeaStar Xtreme™ Mechanical Steering. The 580 and 620 have SeaStar Hydraulic steering. The Formosa CLASSIC Vision Cab is available in sizes 520, 550, 580 and 620.
The innovative step-down ‘Active Transom’ has smart storage solutions, easy on-board battery access and continues to be the best in transom design and water access on the market. With the Active Transom, you can choose from four options, Full Access, Dual, Single and Closed Access. Single Access is standard on the Vision Cab.
Formosa SRT Plate Hull – 2019
The New Formosa SRT Plate Hull combines the very best boat designs from the SEA-ROD and Tomahawk brands, packaging them into one skilfully engineered plate boat and rebranded as Formosa SRT. The new plate hull features the ultimate level of performance, handling and stability with the inclusion of custom-built cambered strakes for creating hydrodynamic lift and superior traction, a stronger Lock-cell Hull Structure, increased deadrise, large reverse chine and a Quad4™ Water Ballast option across the range.