How To Choose a Small Inflatable Boat / Dinghy / Rib / SIB eBay
You have several choices: SLATTS (LEFT: Zodiac Zoom 230 ) These are wood or plastic panels that slot in to the base of the craft, typically a few cm wide they leave gaps sjowin the soft base of the boat. These are the lowest cost and pack up the easiest. AIR DECK (BELOW: Bombard Max 2 Air Deck): These pump add and add a bit of time to getting the boat ready to go. If the craft also has a keel you get better directional stability in use. The air deck is more solid underfoot than slats.