Sportsman 18

Jon Boat


The perfect hybrid for serious fishing and serious hunting.


2012 MODELS: PROMOTIONS & SPECIAL EVENTS

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For sportsmen who require a boat that’s equally well suited to fishing and hunting, the Sportsman 18 is a perfect fit. With its spacious casting decks, an open hunting-style side console layout and a superior V-hull design, the Sportsman 18 is designed for versatile use. Other key features include a cavernous dual-duty gun/rod locker, a tournament-class rear livewell and a standard forward fuel cell. And of course, with premium all-welded, all-aluminum Lowe construction, you can count on durability for the long haul. Enjoy serious duck hunting and serious fishing ability in one remarkable package, with the Sportsman 18.

  • All-welded, all-aluminum construction
  • Solid extruded center keel w/ six formed-in keels
  • NMMA certified
  • Built-in fuel tank (20-gal.)
  • Side console with switch panel & windshield
  • Tach, speed & fuel gauges
  • Navigation lights & bilge pump
  • Under driver & passenger seat storage
  • Large bow and stern decks, each with pedestal seat base
  • Heavy-duty extruded aluminum accessory receiver gunnel
  • Heavy-duty transom knee brace
  • Aluminum floor
  • Stern aerated livewell (22-gal.)
  • Extra-long rod/gun locker
  • Massive storage box in bow casting deck
  • Trolling motor harness (8 gauge)
  • Cleats (4)
  • Dead grass green paint standard
  • 5 color options: black, metallic silver, red, white, and blue
  • Optional hand-applied camo paint available in 4 color patterns: Mossy Oak® Shadow Grass, Mossy Oak Break Up, Reelfoot® River Bottoms, or Reelfoot Grass Lands


Important options include: your choice of Mercury® outboard; custom-fit Lowe bunk trailer selection; MotorGuide® trolling motor; Lowrance X4 fish finder; super-tough Rough Liner™ sprayed-in floor liner; and additional pedestal fishing seats.

Lowe factory packaged boats are available with various horsepower Mercury® outboards. Standard equipment and options may vary from model to model. See charts for details.

Approx. Hull Weight 958 lb 435 kg
Beam 79" 2.0m
Bottom Width 61" 1.55m
Hull Gauge .100" 2.54mm
Max. HP Capacity 90 hp 67 kw
Max. Person Capacity 4  
Max. Person Weight Capacity 600 lb 272 kg
Max. Weight Capacity 1,202 lb 545 kg
Overall Length 18' 5.49m
Side Depth 22" .56m
Transom Height 20" .5m
Lowe Boats Lifetime Limited Warranty

Lowe Limited Warranty

Lowe Boats is respected for taking its warranty obligations to you very seriously. We are also well known for highly dependable and trouble-free products. However should a warranty issue occur, our goal is to make your warranty experience as hassle-free as possible and get you back on the water as quickly as possible.

Hull Seam Limited Warranty

Lowe will repair or replace any structural defect in material or workmanship in the hull seams reported during original purchaser's ownership.

Hull Limited Warranty

Lowe will repair or replace a defect in any other part of the hull reported within (10) years of the date of delivery to the original purchaser, following a pro rated schedule.

Deck Limited Warranty

Lowe will replace or repair plywood decks at a Lowe facility free of charge for materials and labor to the original purchaser.

Seat Limited Warranty

Lowe will replace or repair any defective seat bases & backs reported within (5) years of the date of delivery to the original purchaser.

Components Warranty

Your Lowe dealer can provide complete warranty information for all accessories & components not manufactured by Lowe for (1) year.

See your Lowe dealer or contact the Lowe Customer Service Department for a complete copy of the Lowe Boats Lifetime limited product warranty.

  • Cleats
  • Mooring cleats
  • Console
  • Side console w/steering
  • Fishing Seats
  • Pedestal seat w/spyder & pole
  • Gauges
  • Tach, fuel, speed & trim
  • Passenger Seats
  • 2 across seating w/storage boxes
  • Seat Bases
  • Tempress seat assembly
  • Storage Compartments
  • Removable rear storage box
  • Windshield
  • Yes
  • Bow & Stern Eyes
  • Stainless steel
  • Decks & Floor
  • Low casting deck
  • Gunnels
  • Lock track extruded gunwales
  • Hull Bottom
  • Rounded, formed in running strakes
  • NMMA Certified
  • Yes
  • Stringer System
  • Extruded extra strength ribs
  • Welded or Riveted
  • All welded
  • Accessory Wiring /Trolling Motor Plug
  • 12 V trolling motor harness
  • Bilge Pump
  • Yes
  • Lighting (Nav)
  • Removable
  • Receptacle
  • 12 V power outlet
  • Battery Charger
  • Dual bank battery charger
  • Colors
  • Black, Metallic Silver, Red, Blue, and White (requires gray & black seats and spray liner)
  • Mossy Oak Break-up
  • Mossy Oak Shadow Grass
  • Reelfoot Grasslands
  • Reelfoot River Bottoms (camo)
  • Engines
  • 60 ELPT (4 strk)
  • 75 ELPT (4 strk)
  • 75 Optimax
  • 90 Optimax
  • 90 ELPT (4 strk)
  • Fishing
  • 12 V trolling motor harness
  • Aft aerated livewell (30 gal.)
  • Extra-long rod/gun locker
  • Lock Track accessory receiver gunnels
  • Low casting deck
  • Storage box in bow casting deck
  • Furniture & Flooring
  • Bench seat (exchange for 2 std. seats)
  • Pedestal fishing seat assembly (camo)
  • Pedestal fishing seat assembly (neutral)
  • Spare tire & Bracket
  • Spare tire - galvanized
  • Spare tire - painted
  • Transducer bracket (factory installed)
  • Tie Downs
  • Ratchet tie downs (1 pair)
  • Trailers
  • Galvanized bunk trailer
  • Galvanized swing tongue trailer
  • Galvanized swing tongue trailer w/vinyl bunks
  • Painted bunk trailer

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