Pershing 82By Alan Harper
CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TESTAir temperature 64°F; humidity 41%; seas: 3-foot swell with chop
LOAD DURING BOAT TEST475 gal. fuel, 317 gal. water, 15 persons, 880 lb. gear.
TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS
Test Engine: 2/2,435-hp MTU 16V 2000 M93 Diesels
Transmission/Ratio: ZF 3060 gears w/ 2.5:1 ratio
Props: 44 x 63 Rolla
Price as Tested: Upon request
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|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: Silver hull and superstructure paint ($333,270)
150,000-Btu super-tropical air-conditioning ($29,121)
upper helm station ($58,242).
This article originally appeared in the February 2013 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.