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BOATS

BOAT TESTS

Ferretti 870

CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TEST

Air temperature 72°F; humidity: 52%; seas: 3 feet

LOAD DURING BOAT TEST

1,030 gal. fuel, 53 gal. water, 15 persons, 800 lb. gear.

TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS

Test Engine: 2/1,947-mhp MTU 12V 2000 M94 diesels

Transmission/Ratio: ZF 2075 w/2.467:1 ratio

Props: 42.1 x 46.5 Teignbridge 5-blade

The Numbers

Ferretti 870 - Final Boat Test Numbers:
RPM Knots GPH RANGE dB(A)
1000 10.6 17.4 1,072 53
1250 13.0 30.1 760 55
1500 15.7 64.5 428 56
1750 19.4 91.9 371 60
2000 23.9 125.2 336 65
2250 28.4 167.5 298 70
2450 31.1 193.1 283 72
Speeds are two-way averages measured w/ Raymarine GPS display. GPH taken via MTU display. Range based on 90% of advertised fuel capacity. Sound levels measured at the helm. 65 dB(A) is the level of normal conversation.

OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT ON TEST BOAT

NOTEWORTHY OPTIONS: 1,947 mhp MTU 12V 2000 M94 diesels
hardtop
40-hp hydraulic stern thruster
cockpit control station

This article originally appeared in the March 2013 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.

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