Sealine F48By Kevin Koenig
CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TESTair temperature: 52ºF; humidity: 80%; seas: 1 to 2 feet
LOAD DURING BOAT TEST
300 gal. fuel, 100 gal. water, 4 persons, 100 lb. gear.
TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS
Test Engine: 2/480-hp Cummins QSB 5.9 diesels w/ Zeus pod drive
Transmission/Ratio: ZF/Mercury Zeus w/ 2.0:1 gear ratio
Props: Mercury Z6s
Price as Tested: $1,487,047
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Speeds are two-way averages measured w/ Raymarine display.
GPH estimates taken via Cummins display. Range is 90% of advertised fuel capacity.
Decibels measured at helm on A scale. 65 dB(A) is the level of normal conversation.
This article originally appeared in the October 2012 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.