Boat names

We are able to apply your chosen boat name on the bows of your boat prior to packing and shipping, but you MUST make sure to inform us of your choice of name when ordering – ask distributor about extra cost.

We use 5cm tall, black letters in Arial font.  Be sure to specify upper and lower case letters.

Boat colors

 

Standard

The standard color for Swift boats is white hull and canvas decks, with black tips for the bow and stern. Hull and canvas decks are finished with 3 coats of UV resistant polyurethane paint, with 2 additional coats for the trim, to help protect the most vulnerable areas of your boat.

Elite carbon with clear finish

The standard colour for Elite Carbon boats is the same as above.
However, as an option, the hull and canvas decks can be finished in clear UV resistant polyurethane paint, with white trim and white joint lines. See “prices” page for cost.

Custom colors

For custom colors we offer 3 choices;

Custom A:

Main is white, trim is other than black – See “prices” page for cost.

Custom B:

Main is NOT white, trim is EITHER black or other color – See “prices” page for cost.

Custom C:

All other, such as white hull, blue canvas, yellow trim – See “prices” page for cost.

The choice of trim and main colors is shown in this chart.

Color& RANameMain colorTrim colorColor& RANameMain colorTrim color
RAL9005BlackNoYesRAL 6012Hunter greenNoYes
RAL 7036Medium grayYesYesRAL 6001Kelly greenYesYes
RAL 8011Dark brownNoYesRAL 6017Light greenYesYes
RAL 8002Medium brownNoYesRAL 3001RedYesYes
RAL 4008PurpleYesYesRAL 2008OrangeYesYes
RAL 4006MagentaYesYesRAL 3015Light pinkYesYes
RAL 5010Dark blueNoYesRAL 1016Light yellowYesYes
RAL 5015Light blueYesYesRAL 1018YellowYesYes
RAL 5012Aqua blueYesYesRAL 9003WhiteYesYes
Please note that the colors shown here are only approximate representations.  If the choice of color is very important, then you should check the color using the RAL numbers listed above.

The following photos show the appearance of our boats, including the cockpit, in our various grades and boat sizes:

Elite Carbon: 1s, 2s, 4s, 8s and Elite: 2s, 4s, 8s

Seat decks, saxboards and lips are finished in clear paint to show carbon cloth.

Elite Carbon (clear finish): 1s, 2s, 4s, 8s

Seat decks, saxboards and lips are finished in clear paint to show carbon cloth.

Elite: 1s and Club A: 1s

Seat decks, saxboards and lips are finished in clear paint to show carbon cloth.

Club A: 2s, 4s, 8s

Seat decks are finished in white paint, saxboards and lips are finished in clear paint to show carbon cloth.

Club B: 1s, 2s, 4s

Seat decks, saxboards and lips are finished in white paint.

Boats built before March 2011 have the following design.

Standard The standard color for Swift boats is white hull and canvas decks, with black tips for the bow and stern, and black trim on the saxboard tops and wave breaker.  The deck joint line is also black.
For custom colors:
Custom A Main is white, trim is other than black
Custom B Main is NOT white, trim is EITHER black or other color
Elite carbon with clear finish The hull and canvas decks are finished in clear UV resistant polyurethane paint, with black trim. elite carbon pic