Sea Ray 510 SundancerBy Kevin Koenig
CONDITIONS DURING BOAT TESTAir temperature: 80ºF; humidity: 30%; seas: 1'
LOAD DURING BOAT TEST108 gal. fuel, 100 gal. water, 2 persons, 150 lb. gear.
TEST BOAT SPECIFICATIONS
Test Engine: 2/600-mhp Cummins QSC8.3-600s w/ V-drives
Transmission/Ratio: ZF 286 IV with 2.011:1 ratio
Props: 25 x 28 Michigan Wheel DQX
Price as Tested: $1,300,000
|Sea Ray 510 Sundancer - Final Boat Test Numbers:|
|Speeds are two-way averages measured w/ Raymarine display. GPH estimates taken via Cummins display. Range is 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: Raymarine Smartpilot X-10
Raymarine DSM 300 Fishfinder
120V cockpit ice maker
teak deck on swim platform
240V Kenyon cockpit grill
This article originally appeared in the January 2013 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.