This R305 serves as the flagship of the four boat walkaround lineup. At Robalo, building world class fishing boats is a passion and a way of life. The Robalo was an ok boat, but the fit/finish was no where near as good as the Whaler. Lenny Rudow. Robalo's fleet now extends to 13 models spread between walkarounds, center consoles and dual consoles. If anything it is overbuilt. By Boating Tech Team April 23, 2019. By Randy Vance March 21, 2020. Just arrived on trade we have this 2001 Robalo 2020 center console boat. It only has 285 hours on it and warranty until 6/19. I know robalo is not going any where. This new, wide-beam Robalo bay boat proves versatile. Thanks for the info. It is the best riding boat of it's size that I have been on. That concerned me as far as warranty goes. After a year of fishing (mostly inshore, 10-15 miles off the beach), the Robalo had rattles in several locations and the icebox door would no longer seal. Robalo boats use unique gel-coated and tri-axial, hand-laid fiberglass construction that’s fully reinforced with Kevlar. Reviews / Center Console. I have narrowed it down to the Robalo 300 and Cobia 296 both powered with twin 300 Yamahas. Overall this boat is in good condition. For the money the robalo is hard to beat and even the R200 i bought feels more than enough for the fishing I do. I bought the rig in 1994. This company (Rauch Aluminum Boats & Fabrications Llc) is owned by Otto Rauch and is located at 7149 Everson Goshen Rd in Everson state of Wa. To give you an idea, the sides of the console are 1/4" glass, 3/4" ply, and another 1/4" glass. This creates a strong, yet lightweight hull that ensures longevity and consistency with its performance. Almost 4months at dealers and no eta of completion provided. 2019 Robalo 226 Cayman S. Robalo's 226 Cayman S offers a smooth, solid ride. At Robalo, building world class fishing boats is a passion and a way of life. These were the two boats that we felt best fit our needs. Boats. Nov 27, 2018. You want a brand new fishing boat but don’t have big bucks? I think I just got a bad egg. 2019 Robalo 206 Cayman S. The 206 Cayman S is a versatile choice for fishing, cruising and family duty. Mainly because of the look as both boats are tanks. Good?Bad? I have patience but when you provide more then reasonable time to make repairs it can get very frustrating. All Boat Classes All Makes Submit. It has a livewell, raw water washdown, leaning post and a T-top to provide some coverage from the sun. 20 to 30 miles out. Top 10 New Fishing Boats for Under $20,000. A leader in the marine industry since 1968, Robalo is renowned for its heavy-duty construction, legendary ride and unwavering desire to stay on the cutting edge of innovation. Re: Wellcraft Boats. I have a 1987 23" Wellcraft CC. I would like a boat with the ability to cross the stream as well as make trips to the Bahamas. 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