Manufacturer of Saturn Inflatables Since 1999

14' Heavy-Duty KaBoat FKB430


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MSRP: $2,398.00  
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Saturn 14' Heavy-Duty Fishing Inflatable KaBoat™ FKB430.

Slim profile for better speeds with smaller outboards. Inflatable V-Keel. Heat welded seams!

Narrow profile means this boat can go faster with smaller outboard motors! New addition to our popular extra heavy-duty series of FB fishing inflatable boats - Saturn KaBoat with extra features, to take fishing to the next level. Real fishing machine!

With similar features as Saturn FB boats, but more slim, narrow hull for going faster with smaller outboard engines. Even 5-6HP will fly that boat nice and easy.

FKB430 Fishing KaBoat features extra wide rub strakes along keel and bottom tubes. There are also extra wide rub strakes also on top of tubes. Protection all around!

Similar to Saturn FB series inflatable vessels FKB430 also feature set of two grommeted PVC strips that are shifted off center of tubes, leaving more than enough space to store fishing rods, bags and gear on top of tubes. Any type of cargo, duffel bags, boxes, etc can be lashed down using bungee cords, ropes, tied downs or straps using grommets in splash guards. Area between splash guards protected by extra wide rub strake, so that to avoid accidental damages to top of boat tubes.

Saturn Heavy Duty Fishing KaBoat FKB430 Tech Specs

Optional motor mount can be installed in the bow section of FKB430 KaBoat. Four mounting brackets already there. Motor mount available in our Accessories section. Electric trolling motor can be then added in a bow, to keep boat steady in a river stream. 

Now comes with universal patches, to support widely available Scotty or Railblaza accessories. Fishing rod holders, cup holders, fish finders, GoPro mounts, accessories tables, etc from both of these brands can be installed on FKB430 KaBoat. Please check Amazon for Scotty or Railblaza lines of fishing accessories.

For easier deployment and to reduce weight, FKB430 KaBoat features high pressure air deck floor. This floor is same as used in inflatable stand up paddle boards. It is very rigid once fully inflated. Floor can be covered with marine carpet, vinyl flooring or foam yoga mat to protect it against accidental punctures or cuts. Just cut it to fit inside boat, on top of air deck floor.

Now comes in 2 colors - light gray and dark gray. Choose light gray, if you are in Southern parts of US, and don't want black parts to get too hot under the Sun.


  • German Heytex 0.9mm heavy-duty 1100 Denier PVC.
  • Double line of grommet lines to secure cargo on top of tubes.
  • Splash guards with safety grab rope.
  • Safety pressure release valve.
  • Inflatable V-keel under air deck floor.
  • Heat welded seams for better durability in hot climate.
  • Extra thick and wide rub strake protector on top of tubes.
  • Extra thick and wide rub strake protector on bottom of tubes.
  • Extra thick and wide rub strake protector on bottom of keel.
  • Detachable bow motor mount for electric trolling motor.
  • Towing D-rings in a bow section of the boat.
  • Two mounting brackets for fishing rod holders.
  • High pressure drop stitch air deck floor included.
  • Front stainless steel handle with integrated D-ring for anchor rope.
  • Included: hand pump, pair of oar, manual, repair kit, 3 aluminum benches and carry bag.
  • Motor mount optional, not included. Available in Accessories section.
  • Rod holders NOT included, but widely available on Amazon and elsewhere. 
  • Rod holder patches compatible with Scotty or Railblaza rod holders and accessories.

Videos of older version of Saturn FKB430 (formerly MARS)

Please note that boat shown in this video is under inflated. When boat is fully inflated, there should be no wrinkles on tubes, and tubes, keel and air deck should be as hard as rock. Air pressure for tubes 25kps, keel 30kpa and floor about 60-70kpa.

Customer's video of first ride.

Customer's review of Saturn FKB430 KaBoat.

Dark Gray
Overall Length:
Inside Length:
Overall Width:
Inside Width:
Tube Diameter:
Person Capacity:
Loading Capacity:
1000 lbs
Max Motor Power:
10HP 4-stroke or 15HP 2-stroke
Tube Shipping Size:
Tube Weight:
138 lbs
Shipping Weight:
147 lbs
Floor Type:
140mm Air Deck Floor

Good quality and durability observed in the 14' Heavy-Duty KaBoat FKB430 so far. Impressed with its performance.

The Saturn 14' Heavy-Duty Fishing Inflatable KaBoat FKB430 is a game-changer for fishing enthusiasts. Its slim profile allows for better speeds with smaller outboard motors, ensuring an exhilarating experience on the water. With the inflatable V-keel and heat-welded seams, this KaBoat offers exceptional stability and durability, providing peace of mind during fishing adventures.

The Saturn 14' FKB430 KaBoat is a fantastic fishing vessel. It is made of heavy-duty PVC and features heat welded seams, which significantly enhance its durability. The slim profile enables better speeds with smaller outboard motors, making it a very efficient option for fishing.

The boat also features extra wide rub strakes along the keel and bottom tubes, adding an extra layer of protection. The design cleverly includes off-center grommeted PVC strips for extra storage on top of the tubes - a feature that has made my fishing expeditions more convenient. Overall, the FKB430 KaBoat is a top-notch choice for any avid fisherman.

Convenience meets versatility with the FKB430 KaBoat. It features an optional motor mount in the bow section, allowing you to attach an electric trolling motor for precise control in river streams. The four mounting brackets are ready for installation, and with the two sockets for detachable fishing rod holders in the bow area, you can keep your fishing gear within reach while enjoying a steady and smooth ride.

Compact and easy to handle, the 14' Heavy-Duty KaBoat FKB430 is perfect for adventurous water enthusiasts. Enjoying it so far.

I have been afraid to take out my inflatables to the nearby river and stream, there are quite a lot of branches that stick out of the water close to shore as well as places where some rocks stick out and often one can accidentally go over them. So I was stoked to be able to purchase this boat, it is indeed heavy-duty, it's strong and it feels structurally very well built with lots of reinforcement everywhere. I do try and avoid them as much as I can but now I have the peace of mind knowing my inflatable is built like a tank, I feel likes it's less likely to puncture or have any abrasions while going along the stream. Last weekend I did accidentally go over some branches, I felt them as I went over, and later on, I flipped the boat over and I could see the rubber had been scratched a bit but it was superficial, the extra rubber did its job well.

I've had over 5 inflatable boats throughout the years, some still working just fine and so far this is one of the best acquisitions I have made. The Saturn/Mars brans are so far one of the best ones to invest in, they have some of the best prices and great quality I look for in my inflatables.

The Saturn 14' FKB430 KaBoat has been an absolute delight. The slim profile of the boat, which allows for better speeds with smaller outboard motors, has made a noticeable difference during my fishing trips. The boat's design is truly optimized for fishing, with the extra wide rub strakes along the keel and bottom tubes, which provide added protection.

What sets this boat apart is the additional storage space provided by the off-center grommeted PVC strips. I can securely store my fishing rods, gear, and other items on top of the tubes. The option to add a motor mount in the bow section of the KaBoat is a great feature as well. I wholeheartedly recommend the FKB430 KaBoat to all fishing enthusiasts.

I am quite satisfied with my purchase, after hours of trying to make the right decision I settled on this 14" heavy-duty version.

It arrived on time and without any issues, I contacted the support staff on several occasions with questions and although it's all done through email I found them to be helpful and quite expedient on the process.

Although I was not the happiest with the color choice, considering the price and quality it was the best option for me in terms of quality to cost ratio and besides its aesthetic is growing on me.

Overall Boatstogo is proved to be quite an excellent supplier, I look forward to using them more in the future.

The Saturn 14' FKB430 KaBoat is an exceptional fishing vessel. The slim profile allows for higher speeds with smaller outboard motors, and the boat's design is optimized for fishing. The extra wide rub strakes along the keel and bottom tubes add to its durability and provide an added level of protection.

I appreciate the additional storage provided by the grommeted PVC strips. They allow me to securely store my fishing gear on top of the tubes. The ability to add a motor mount in the bow section of the KaBoat is an excellent feature. The FKB430 is a superior fishing vessel that offers value for money and a great fishing experience.
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