Absolute 55 FlyBy Mike Ellis
CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TESTAir temperature: 64°F; seas 1 to 2 feet
LOAD DURING BOAT TEST250 gal. fuel, 188 gal. water, 5 persons.
TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS
Test Engine: 2/700-mhp Volvo Penta IPS900s
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|Speed measured with Raymarine GPS. GPH estimates taken via Volvo display. Range is 90% of advertised fuel capacity. Sound levels taken at lower helm. 65 dB(A) is the level of normal conversation.|
This article originally appeared in the February 2013 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.