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BOATS

BOAT TESTS

Sessa Fly 45

CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TEST

Air temperature: 82ºF; humidity 60%; seas 2- to 3-feet

LOAD DURING BOAT TEST

170 gal. fuel, 0 gal. water, 5 persons, 0 lb. gear.

TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS

Test Engine: 2/435-HP Volvo Penta IPS600s

Transmission/Ratio: Volvo gears w/ 1.82:1 ratio

Price as Tested: $899,00

The Numbers

RPM KNOTS  GPH*  RANGE dB(A)
1000 6.4 2 1,215 69
1500 8.4 5 638 74
2000 10.7 13 313 75
2500 17.3 20 329 78
3000 24.3 28 330 78
3500 32 40 304 83
*Estimated from Volvo Penta Web site.  

OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT ON TEST BOAT

walnut saloon sole
LED spotlights
underwater lights
GPS chart plotter Raymarine C140 (helm)/C120W (fly)
2/VHF Raymarine 240E (helm and fly)
three-cabin layout
leather sofa in saloon
removable couch extension on bridge
master cabin shower chromotherapy
bow roller and stainless steel anchor
remote searchlight w/ double control
manual stern window in cockpit
refrigerator/freezer in saloon
safe box.

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

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