Boats and Motors

Recognized by Zodiac and by Achilles as the Largest Dealer in their respective global networks, and is the Largest Inflatable Boat Dealer in North America.

We warehouse over 3000 boats and motors in stock - ready for immediate delivery! We stock boats from top brands like AB, Achilles, Bombard, Highfield, Mercury, Zodiac, Zodiac Mil-Pro and we are proud to offer our own brand of Defender Inflatables! Whether you're looking for a roll-up floor inflatable that will stow easily between trips or a rigid hull inflatable that's built for speed, Defender is sure to have the perfect inflatable boat for your application.

Boats and Motors

Boats and Motors at Defender

Inflatable boats

Are you looking for an inflatable boat with a motor?
If you are, then you have come to the right place!
Defender is a leading supplier of inflatable boats and outboard motors.
In fact, emergency services around the world come to us when they need a new rigid inflatable boat (RIB), motor, or parts and accessories.

Achilles and Zodiac are two of the world's largest and most prestigious manufacturers of inflatable boats.
They both have recognized Defender as the world's largest dealer in inflatable boats.
That is a recognition we are very proud to hold!

RIBs at Defender

RIBs are a popular choice among water rescuers, law enforcement, Navy Seals, fishermen, towboat operators, whale watchers, and recreational boaters.
These highly versatile boats are lightweight, extremely stable, and economical.
They are also fast, reliable, and easy to handle even in rough water.

  • Our RIBs are available in lengths from 9 to 15 feet.
  • We carry top brands like AB Inflatables, Achilles, Highfield, Mercury, and Zodiac.
  • We also have our very own line of Defender RIBs. These custom built and rigged watercrafts were designed by experienced boaters for boaters. With over 80 years of experience behind us, we put it to good use in designing our Defender inflatables.
  • If you need a trailer for your RIB, check out our selection of high-quality, affordable boat trailers.
  • We are committed to offering quality products at affordable prices. That commitment shows in the pricing for our Defender RIBs!

  • Defender is your source for outboard motors
  • We offer both gas and electric outboard motors.
  • Our outboards come from premier brands like Evinrude, Honda, Mercury, Tohatsu, Torqeedo, and Yamaha.
  • The horsepower of our outboards ranges from just over 2 HP to 90 HP.

  • We carry parts and accessories, too
  • Defender has the parts and supplies you need to perform routine maintenance and repairs on your boat and motor.
  • We also carry a nice selection of inflatable dinghy parts.
  • If you are looking for accessories to make your boat more suitable for your needs, check with us first.

Why choose Defender?

Offering high-quality boats and equipment to boat enthusiasts has been our passion since 1938.
That level of commitment lies behind our extensive inventory, affordable prices, and knowledgeable customer service.
Give us a call at 1-800-628-8225 if you have any questions.

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