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Sparkman & Stephens 65

TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS

Test Engine: 2/1,550-hp Caterpillar C30 diesel inboards

Transmission/Ratio: ZF/2.46:1

Props: 41x48 ZF 5-blade

Steering: Hynautic hydraulic w/ power assist

Price as Tested: price on request

OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT ON TEST BOAT

satin-finish and high-gloss cherrywood interior
2/Raymarine E120 multifunction displays
Simrad AP50 autopilot, rudder-angle indicator
Standard Horizon VHF
Algae-X fuel-polishing system
4-burner Miele cooktop
Sub-Zero refrigerator and freezer drawers
Sharp carousel microwave
granite galley countertops
32" Sharp Aquos LCD TV in saloon
Crestron universal remote
2/Bluewater custom fighting chairs, hi-lo table
3/Headhunter MSDs
crash pump off starboard motor
Technicold A/C system
Separ fuel-water separators
Side-Power bow thruster
Grohe plumbing fixtures
Awlgrip and Awlcraft paint on superstructure and topsides
teak decking
Muir 3500 windlass
fold-down aluminum mast
Manship hatches

This article originally appeared in the January 2007 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.

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