Coral Gables Yachts, LLC
430 W 23rd Street
Holland, Michigan, US, 49423
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2023 Flexboat Flex 680 Explorer

location icon Holland, Michigan
Year 2023
Length 23 ft

New to the Great Lakes, we introduce to you the Flex 680 Explorer.  Through innovative design and quality technical design, the Flex 680 brings the comfort of a cabin to the safety and practicality of a Rigid Bottom Inflatable.  The Flex 680 has been manufactured for years and can be found in many countries around the world.  Designed to be used commercially, the 680 has now evolved into an excellent luxury tender with many unique features and a proven history of dependability. 

The Flex 680 is a versatile and innovative boat.  Worth a look for anyone that appreciates the simplicity and practicality of a rigid bottom inflatable, but would like some protection from the elements and the utility of a hard top and full enclosure.



Year Built 2023
Category Power
Length Overall 25'3 ft
Beam 9'2 ft
Number of Passengers 7
Electrical System 12 V
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID FXBF6010H223
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 300 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 84 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 21 gal
Dry Weight 5,100 lb

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Suzuki
Model: DF300ATS
Fuel: Unleaded
Engine Power: 300hp
Type: Outboard
Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Stainless Steel
Year: 2022
Engine Location: Center
Boat Specifications
  • LOA: 22’ 4” with no engine
  • Beam: 9’ 2”
  • Inside Beam: 5’ 7”
  • Cabin Ceiling Height: 6’ 7”
  • Head Ceiling Height: 4’ 11”
  • Weight: 3450 lbs with no engine
  • Capacity: 7 Passengers
  • Max HP: 300 HP
  • Recommended HP: 225 HP
  • Tube Diameter: 16” Bow / 20” Stern
  • Air Chambers: 7 (Independent)
  • Fuel Tank: 80 Gallons
  • Fresh Water Capacity: 21 Gallons
  • Tube Material: Orca (Hypalon)
  • ABS two stage 5 liter air pump
  • Hypalon repair kit
  • Drain plug with safety lanyard
  • 3 Stainless Steel cup holders
  • 1,100 GPH/500 GPH automatic bilge pumps
  • 1 freshwater pump
  • 1 recessed mount illuminated compass
  • Waterproof switch panel
  • Cone shaped tubes (17” at bow and 20” at stern)
  • 7 Independent Air Chambers
  • Orca (Hypalon) Material with 5 layers
  • 2 Vulcanized rubber profiles that act as fenders and spray deflectors
  • Tube air valves are imported from Italy and built with injected Nylon, nitrile rubber washers and o-rings, and a stainless steel spring and screw cap
  • Deep ‘V’ hull made of laminated fiberglass polyester resin and reinforced with biaxial woven roving
  • Hull thickness is ¼” in the hull and ½” in the keel
  • Longitudinal and transverse fiberglass stringers are laminated with triaxial fabric
  • Tow ring in the bow and 2 transom tie-down rings are present to secure boat to trailer
  • Bow rails on both sides of forward portion of cockpit with (6) 8” cleats (3 per side)
  • Fuel fill and freshwater fill located on bow and equipped with draining systems
  • 84 Gallon fuel tank with 2 baffles located under cabin floor
  • Swim platform with telescopic boarding ladder, fresh water 10 ft shower wand, and 2 lifting rings
  • Cockpit is laminated with gelcoat and has a non-skid surface
  • Portlight for ventilation in cabin ceiling with stainless steel handrails on both sides 
  • Anchor locker with waterproof lights and accommodates a 15lbs anchor and 330ft of line
  • 8” Cleat inside the anchor locker and a dedicated stainless steel mooring ring
  • 8mm thick glass windshield with windshield wipers
  • Spacious dash space for instrumentation
  • Access door to the head
  • Double ABS fan offers vertical and horizontal adjustments
  • Overhead console incorporates digital clock and thermometer, sunglass compartment, and space for VHF radio
  • Captain and companion seats are built with stainless steel structure and a seamless design offering perfect ergonomics while sitting or standing up
  • Sofa situated behind the captain seat accommodates 2 people
  • Behind companion seat there is a sink with faucet, cutting board, bottle/snack storage, ice bucket, large cooler, and 2 storage drawers
  • Head is equipped mirror, sink, electric toilet with macerator, toilet paper holder, trash bin, safety grab handle, electric exhaust fan, shower wand, 4 light fixtures
  • Vertical 21 gallon freshwater tank located behind the front bulkhead of the head 
  • Sliding windows on both sides of cabin
  • Swim platform with telescopic boarding ladder, fresh water shower wand, and 2 lifting rings
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Additional Contact Information

Call Josh Van Howe for additional details. Coral Gables Yachts is excited to offer this unique model to the Great Lakes. This boat is currently IN STOCK at our office in Holland, MI but not yet rigged.  Please call to discuss this exciting opportunity.

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