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BOATS

BOAT TESTS

Garlington 49

CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TEST

Air temperature: 70°F; humidity: 50%; seas: flat

LOAD DURING BOAT TEST

500 gal. fuel, 164 gal. water, 4 persons, 350 lb. gear.

TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS

Test Engine: 2/800-hp R6-800 MANs

Transmission/Ratio: ZF gears w/ 1.75:1 ratio

Props: 4-blade Veems

Price as Tested: Upon request

The Numbers

Garlington 49 - Final Boat Test Numbers:
RPM KNOTS GPH RANGE dB(A)
600 8.0 4 1,400 94
1000 11.3 12 678 105
1500 21.5 30 516 101
2000 31.1 56 400 102
2350 37.0 60 444 104
Speeds are two-way averages measured w/ Simrad GPS display. GPH taken from MAN engine display. Range is 90% of advertised fuel capacity. Decibels measured at the helm. 65 dB(A) is the level of normal conversation.

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

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