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BOAT TESTS

Princess 60 Flybridge Motoryacht

CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TEST

air temperature: 81ºF; humidity: 68%; seas: 3-4'

LOAD DURING BOAT TEST

400 gal. fuel, 210 gal. water, 2 persons, 500 lbs. gear.

TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS

Test Engine: 2/865-hp CAT C15 diesel inboards

Transmission/Ratio: Twin Disc MG-51158 gears w/ 1.92:1 ratio

Props: 30x36.5 4-blade Veem props

Price as Tested: Upon request

The Numbers

Princess 60 Flybridge Motoryacht - Final Boat Test Numbers:
rpm mph knots gph mpg nmpg range nm range db angle
1000 10.9 9.5 15.0 0.73 0.63 487 423 71 2.0
1250 13.1 11.3 27.6 0.47 0.41 317 275 71 4.0
1500 16.1 14.0 38.8 0.41 0.36 278 242 73 6.0
1750 21.3 18.5 48.6 0.44 0.38 293 255 74 5.0
2000 27.6 24.0 65.6 0.42 0.37 281 245 76 5.5
2358 35.6 30.9 90.4 0.39 0.34 263 229 77 5.0
  Speeds are two-way averages measured w/GPS. GPH taken via MTU display. Range 90% of advertised fuel capacity. Decibels measured on A scale. 65 dB-A is the level of normal conversation.

OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT ON TEST BOAT

Glendinning Cable-master
cockpit speakers
crew cabin w/ A/C and MSD
Bose theater system
washer and dryer
bow/stern thrusters
electric sliding double berth
oil-change system: Simrad 12" MFD on flying bridge

This article originally appeared in the February 2012 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.