INNOVATIVE TENDER Takacat T260S

Color / Ice Breaker Gray
Dimensions
8' 6" (l) x 5' 1" (w)
Capacity
3 people / 793 lbs

Overview
The Takacat T260S is a crowd favorite yacht tender and small personal boat. The T260S provides a drier experience than the T260LX and still offers a tapered bow for easier boarding than a traditional inflatable. With a sleek design, and featuring innovative Takacat advantages such the catamaran hull design and the revolutionary Tube Transom®, the T260S is often the most practical and envied dinghy in the anchorage. It also is a safe and comfortable fishing boat and has nearly limitless other uses. With a T260S in your corner, nothing will stop you!

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WHY YOU’LL LOVE THE T260S

The T260S is the ultimate lightweight watercraft for use as a tender or personal boat that can carry a couple while also maximizing onboard space. The T260S is nearly identical to the famous T260LX but with a closed bow. This extra bow space and buoyancy really helps maximize onboard space in this tiny boat.

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Motor or Row

Inflatable construction and catamaran design keeps the boat lightweight, making it easy to maneuver. Manually row or easily pair it with an electric motor in lakes with horsepower limitations.

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Quick Assembly

Two air pressure release valves allow for quick inflation and deflation. Takacat can be quickly assembled in around 15 minutes at the drop in location or assembled elsewhere and transported to the water using optional quick-release wheels.

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Snare and Scuff-Resistant Materials

The hull tubes are constructed with durable 0.9 mm, 1,000 Denier custom made 3-ply PVC reinforced fabric material, with extra reinforcement under the tubes, to resist accidental snares and abrasion.

THE T260S IS GREAT FOR MULTIPLE ACTIVITIES

The T260S is the ultimate lightweight watercraft for use as a tender or personal boat that can carry a couple while also maximizing onboard space. The T260S is nearly identical to the famous T260LX but with a closed bow. This extra bow space and buoyancy really helps maximize onboard space in this tiny boat.

Does the Takacat T260S fit your water lifestyle?

Let us help you find the perfect boat. Explore the Takacat Sport Series by boat model, or search by activity to see what works best for your needs.

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The T260S holds up to 3 people and accommodates an outboard up to 8 HP. Need more room? Click below to see the entire lineup.

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Take the T260S anywhere. It easily stores in overhead compartments so it’s ready when you are for a day of fishing, rowing, a trip to shore, and so much more. We’re confident there’s a Takacat for whatever inspires you. If you don’t see it here, explore more activities to find the perfect boat for your next day on the water.

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Takacat T260S Technical Specs

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Boat Specifications:
Overall Length 8' 6"
Width 5' 1"
Tube Diameter 19"
Total Weight 61 lbs
Rec. Outboard Engine 2.5 - 6 HP
Max HP 8 HP
Capacity 3 people / 893 lbs
Pack Down Dimensions:
Hull Bag Dimensions 37.5" x 14" x 14" / 35 lbs
Transom Bag 35.5" x 14" x 10" / 20 lbs
Construction:
Tube Construction 0.9mm, 1000 denier custom made PVC
Anti-UV Grade Tested 4.5 out of 5 | ISO 4892-3:2006
Stainless Steel (304) Tube Transom Square Bars 2mm wall thickness 32mm diameter
Motor mount 18mm thick painted marine plywood boards (2 boards + spacer = 40 mm)
[Stainless plate on rear board (340LX / 340S and up)]
Transom Eye Bolt (316 Steel) 10mm thread

Recommended Accessories for the T260S

Expand the performance and capabilities of your Takacat T260S with these optional accessories.

Automatic Electric Inflator *

Get on the water faster with the speedy electric pump. Boat inflation takes 4 - 5 minutes, depending on the size of the Takacat you are inflating. *Brand and style may vary by dealer.

Boat Cover

The Takacat boat covers protects your Takacat from the sun and other damaging environmental factors while not in use, increasing the life span of your boat.

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Beach Wheels (set)

Get your inflatable boat to and from the water with minimal effort. The Takacat quick release wheels connect to the Takacat Tube Transom® with no tools needed. No need for the hassle of drilling or retrofitting aftermarket wheels.

Resources & Support

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What’s Included
Warranty & Registration
Assembly Information
Takacat included accessories

Every Takacat comes with:
✓ 1 Set of Tubes
✓ 1 Tube Transom® Assembly
✓ 1 Inflatable Seat
✓ 1 Manual Pump & Gauge
✓ 1 Repair Kit (no glue)
✓ 2 Oars
✓ 2 Carry Bags

Warranty Information

Your boat includes:
3-Year Warranty against defects in the material or workmanship that affect usability.
2-Year Warranty against defects in the material or structure on all seams, parts and equipment.

Warranty Registration

Please complete the Warranty Registration form to register your Takacat’s warranty within 30 days of purchase. Please reference your owner’s manual for full warranty details. To register your boat, or to make a warranty claim, please click below.

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Construction

  • Tube construction: 0.9mm, 1000 denier custom made PVC
  • Anti-UV grade tested to 4.5 out of 5. International Standards ISO 4892-3:2006
  • Stainless steel (304) Tube Transom ®. 32mm cross beams, 0.25mm side tubes
  • Motor mount made from 18mm marine plywood painted with durable waterproof paint
  • Transom eye bolt (316) 10mm thread

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How to Buy Your Takacat

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