Mon, Aug 02, 2021
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17'7" 7'10" 20½" n.6 n.10 1060 lb 70 90/115 140 L C

ZAR 53

It is the ZAR of records: (comfortable 8 front running seats, a double double bed, 8 peaks to stow goods and a range of unique combinations seats/sun bathing bed/bed/table. This boat has revolutionised the concept of the rubber dinghies, in only 5.35 meters it withholds all the innovations introduced by “ZAR project”. Ideal for the family, that can enjoy wonderful autonomous nautical camping days (and nights); ZAR 53 is excellent for all purposes. It bears high-rank motors (140 HP) and offers remarkable performance, or moderate ones (70 HP) without disadvantages for pleasant sailing.
It transports 10 persons, it has about 130 litres of fuel capacity and about 60 litres of water capacity under the walk fl oor without diminishing the passengers and peaks space. Everything has been planned and built for maximum comfort.
The hull is deep and long as much as the one of many bigger boats, it offers soft sailing on the waves, stable tacking and agility, all qualities that are unique in its category (and in the ones above). The line elegance and the practical design make ZAR 53 a unique rubber boat all over the world.



  • 3 rows that can seat 8 persons forward running;
  • front peak for the anchor with the side opening door; 
  • back peak with the mooring accessories;
  • front sunbathing bed convertible into a double bed (cm 145 x 187) with extensions as an optional that includes dunnages and pillows, the middle dunnage with a stainless steel leg can be used as a table;
  • 145 x 130 back sunbathing bed (with back rest in the horizontal position) or 145 x 198 (with back rest + driver’s seat);
  • two-seater console with mechanical wheelhouse, stainless steel rudder, 2 internal watertight compartments with door, an object holder and two peaks under the driverís couch and under the front seat. Reclining driverís couch with pantograph movement;
  • foldaway stainless steel ascent ramp and VTR bridge;
  • 4 handling handles;
  • 4 stainless steel handles for passengers safety;
  •  stainless steel bollards;
  • perimetric double millpond; 
  • anchor-winch nose;
  • 5 stainless steel (4 eyebolts for hangers);
  • repairs kit;
  • inflating device;
  • a pair of paddles;
  • bilge pump

Technical Data

  • Static self emptying
  • Homologation “CE cat. “C”
  • Length m 5.35 (17'7")
  • Beam m 2.39 (7'10")
  • Internal walking length m 5.30 (17'5")
  • Internal walking width m 1.90 (6'3")
  • Intertubular width m 1.35 (4'5")
  • Tubular diameter cm 52 (20½")
  • tubular compartments n. 6
  • Seating capacity n. 10
  • Net tender weight(with standard equipment, without liquids and motor) ± 10% variable datum kg 480 (1058,22 lb)
  • Maximum power kW 103/HP 140
  • Minimum power kW 52/HP 70
  • Power recommended kW 67/85
  • (average performance) HP 90/115
  • Engine shaft length L
  • Max. weight installable motors kg 320 (705,48 lb)
  • CE certification with “C” design category and CE type testing. (A+a form).

Optional Equipment

  • Stainless steel tank of about 130 lt.
  • Tank installation in accordance with EC standards
  • Reticular polyethylene fuel tank of about 130 lt.
  • Reticular polyethylene fuel tank installation in accordance with EC standards
  • Fibreglass roll-bar
  • Overturning stainless steel roll-bar
  • Roll-bar installation with running lights, anchorage lights, horn and wiring
  • Beacon ready installed on roll-bar/console
  • Electric panel
  • Left stern deck with folding ladder
  • Right stern deck
  • Auxiliary engine support
  • Prow sunbed extension with limber board and table legs
  • “Stand up” cushion
  • Total night cover
  • Partial night cover
  • Console cover
  • Seat cover
  • Shower Complete with surge tank, tank in prow, outdoor embarkation and installation
  • Complete dingy heuling belt kit for launch/accommodation
  • Anchor windlass installed with motor, cable, chain and double controls (in console and anchor housing)
  • Special cover for electrical anchor winch installation
  • Prow stuffing (n 3 peice)
  • Wake board kit complete with counterplates
  • Flexi-teak for cockpit
  • Flexi-teak installation
  • Felxi teak for the bridges
  • Nautical camping tent
  • Sunroof 3 arch
  • Rear telescopic sun-cover for roll-bar
  • Prow sunroof (rear telescopic sun-cover extension)
  • Side canopy(1) for telescopic sun-cover


NMMA Certified


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