Yellowfin Plate Boats are made tough. Just look at the specs. Each single Yellowfin Plate Boat has over 100 hours of specialist welding. This quality comes from thorough training. Typically, Yellowfin welders would begin with small tinnies. This is how they build their marine knowledge and gain skills and certification. The next step up is building more complicated medium sized aluminum boats. This challenges workers to hone their skills to perfection. Yellowfin select the very best to be part of the Yellowfin Plate Boat team.
The quality of construction in these boats is fantastic. It’s no accident though. Yellowfin has been honing the craft of plate boat design and construction since 1984. Yellowfin Plate Boat Specialists take welding, painting and final assembly to a high level. You can see and feel the quality of each and every boat.
Designed by 8 full time Research and Development professionals with over 150 years of combined marine design expertise, Yellowfin Plate boats are Hand Built Tough. The R&D team’s diverse backgrounds include mechanical engineering, hands on sheet metal and broiler fabrication and certification in AutoCAD/Solid Works computer program design.
These lucky individuals get to work in an industry they are passionate about. Fishos themselves, in their free time the R&D Team can be found tournament fishing, camping and boating. Their combined marine experience and passion for boating is what stands behind the Yellowfin Innovation.
Check out the construction process in this video and then come and visit us at Hastings Marine, Port Macquarie’s Yellowfin Plate Boat specialists.