Hampton Endurance 720By Capt. Ken Kreisler
CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TESTAir temperature: 83°F; humidity: 85%; seas: 3-4'
LOAD DURING BOAT TEST800 gal. fuel, 112 gal. water, 7 persons.
TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS
Test Engine: 2/1,150-hp Caterpillar C18 ACERT diesels
Props: Hung Shen 40 x 39 five-blade
Price as Tested: $4,012,775
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|Speeds are two-way averages measured with Garmin GPS. GPH estimates taken via Caterpillar display. Range is 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: Intellian HD6 w/Dummy Dome ($12,980)
400-600 GPD watermaker ($9,000/$11,000)
12-foot tender with 40-hp outboard ($20,000)
or 14-foot tender with 60-hp outboard ($29,500)
This article originally appeared in the February 2014 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.