For over 40 years Porta-Bote has produced folding, portable small boats with space age engineered resin hull and hinges. The resin is truly space age engineered, as it was first used by NASA. Porta-Bote holds hundreds of patents on the use of this resin in boating related products. Their quality control over every boat is at the highest level in their industry. In Japan a drop test is used to ensure quality.
Porta-Bote passes drop-tests of 600 lbs. of weight and a 21 foot drop by the JCI (Japanese Coast Guard) every its been tested. Porta-Bote International’s boats are NMMA Certified (National Marine Manufacturers Association) and EU Certified (European Union). Over 40 Years in Production and over 100,000 boats in use worldwide.