Meridian Yachts  - 541 Sedan (2011-)

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Test Condition

Test Power: 2 x 715-hp CMD QSM 11
Time To Plane 9.5 sec.
0 to 30 12.0 sec.
Test Power 2 x 715-hp CMD QSM 11
Transmission N/A
Ratio N/A
Props N/A
Load 3 persons, 1/2 fuel, 3/8 water, minimal gear
Climate 67 degrees, 63 RH, winds 5 mph, seas calm, salt water

Specifications
Length Overall 53' 10''
16.41m
Beam 15' 6''
4.76 m
Draft 3' 5''
1.05 m
Dry Weight 52,000 lbs.
23,586 kg
Tested Weight N/A
Fuel Capacity 638 gal.
2,415 L
Water Capacity 150 gal.
Bridge Clearance 24'
7.32 m w/full hard top
Deadrise/Transom N/A
Max Headroom 6' 4''
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Test Results

Test Power: 2 x 715-hp CMD QSM 11
RPM MPH Knots Total GPH MPG NMPG Range NM Range dBA
600 6.2 5.3 2.5 2.5 2.1 1404 1221 58
1000 9.2 8.0 8.0 1.2 1.0 656 571 65
1200 10.1 8.8 13.1 0.8 0.7 440 383 69
1500 10.6 9.2 25.8 0.4 0.4 234 204 68
1700 10.4 9.0 34.7 0.3 0.3 171 149 68
2000 24.8 21.5 43.7 0.6 0.5 323 281 73
2200 29.2 25.4 53.0 0.6 0.5 314 273 72
2500 34.9 30.3 67.6 0.5 0.5 294 256 73

Performance Chart

Performance Chart

Speeds measured with Stalker ProSports radar gun. Fuel consumption (gallons per hour) measured with Floscan digital fuel-flow meter on gas inboards, sterndrives, and outboards, TechMate electronic scan tool on gas EFI inboards, Caterpillar digital fuel-flow meter on diesel engines, or permanently installed fuel-monitoring equipment. Range is based on 90% of published fuel capacity. Sound levels determined using Radio Shack digital decibel meter on A scale. 68 dBA is the level of normal conversation.