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(w/ 2 x 375-hp MerCruiser Mag)

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Brief Summary

The 390 Express Cruiser is a new addition to Rinker’s cruiser family, and sports excellent handling along with entertainment space galore.

Key Features

  • 316 L stainless steel hardware throughout
  • Camper canvas with full enclosures
  • Radar arch with folding with spreader lights, speaker and tv antenna
  • Swim platform with stainless steel boarding ladder
  • Fully equipped galley
  • Sleeps 6
  • Wet bar
  • Specifications

    Length Overall 41' 6''
    Beam 13' 0''
    Dry Weight 23,800 lbs.
    Tested Weight N/A
    Draft 22''
    - Draft Up N/A
    - Draft Down N/A
    - Air Draft N/A
    Deadrise/Transom 18 deg.
    Max Headroom N/A
    Bridge Clearance N/A
    Weight Capacity N/A
    Person Capacity N/A
    Fuel Capacity 300 gal.
    Water Capacity 69 gal.
    Length on Trailer N/A
    Height on Trailer N/A
    Trailer Weight N/A
    Total Weight
    (Trailer, Boat, & Engine)
    N/A

    Prices, features, designs, and equipment are subject to change. Please see your local dealer or visit the builder's website for the latest information available on this boat model.

    Engine Options

    Std. Power Not Available
    Tested Power 2 x 375-hp MerCruiser Mag
    Opt. Power 2 x 425-hp MerCruiser 496 Magnum HO
    2 x 375-hp Volvo Penta 8.1 GI
    2x 420-hp Volvo 8.1 GXI DP
    2 x 375-hp Volvo 8.1 OSIXDP

    Test Results - Change Measurement Unit

    RPM MPH Knots GPH MPG NMPG Stat. Mile NM dBa
    600 4.1 3.5 1.9 2.1 1.9 576 500 63
    1000 5.5 4.8 3.7 1.5 1.3 401 349 76
    1500 8.2 7.1 7.0 1.2 1.0 316 275 72
    2000 9.8 8.5 11.7 0.8 0.7 226 197 81
    2500 14.6 12.7 21.8 0.7 0.6 181 157 82
    3000 24.4 21.2 28.7 0.9 0.7 230 200 80
    3500 31.5 27.3 35.7 0.9 0.8 238 207 83
    4000 35.3 30.7 46.0 0.8 0.7 207 180 86
    4500 42.5 37.0 62.0 0.7 0.6 185 161 82
    5000 45.1 39.2 66.6 0.7 0.6 183 159 82
    RPMNMKMKPHLPHKPLdBA
    600 500 927 6.60 7.19 0.91 63
    1000 349 645 8.90 14.01 0.63 76
    1500 275 509 13.20 26.50 0.50 72
    2000 197 364 15.80 44.29 0.36 81
    2500 157 291 23.50 82.52 0.28 82
    3000 200 370 39.30 108.64 0.36 80
    3500 207 383 50.70 135.14 0.37 83
    4000 180 333 56.80 174.13 0.33 86
    4500 161 298 68.40 234.69 0.29 82
    5000 159 295 72.60 252.11 0.29 82

    All fuel consumption numbers are the total for all engines in the boat. Speeds are measured with Stalker ProSports radar gun or GPS. Fuel consumption (gallons per hour) measured with Floscan digital fuel-flow meter or by on-board factory-installed diagnostic instruments. 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. Time to plane is measured from start of acceleration to formation of rooster tail behind boat.

    Performance Chart

    Performance Chart

    Acceleration Times & Test Conditions

    Time To Plane 5.9 sec.
    0 to 30 12.2 sec.
    Ratio 2.01 : 1
    Props 24''
    Load 2 persons, 1/4 fuel, no water, min. gear
    Climate 94 deg., 60% humid.; wind: 5 mph; seas: flat

    Rinker 390 Express Cruiser (Not in Production) Line Drawing

    Rinker-390ExpressCruiser-floor.jpg

    Captain's Report

    RINKER 390 EXPRESS CRUISERBy Capt. Ron SvobodaGood bye Fiesta Vee, hello Express Cruiser! There are so many changes going on at the newly managed Rinker Boat Company, that it's hard to keep up with it all. Well, one major change is the totally new 390 Express Cruiser that fits right in between the company's 360 and 410 cruisers. It offers consumers a big, live-aboard platform with sportboat handling courtesy of a pair of gasoline powered sterndrives.An Entertaining LayoutThis boat is all about entertaining and relaxing, which begins with the 390’s two cockpit levels. A port side transom gate leads into the cockpit’s aft entertainment zone, featuring a U-shaped lounge and removable snack table. This spot quickly converts into a queen sized sun spot with easy access to the substantial wet bar. The bar presents an L-shaped counter top with a flip-up blender nicely concealed below. To help keep the blender going, is a separate ice maker and refrigerator below the counter.One step forward and you are on the second cockpit level, which offers additional seating that is large enough for three adults, or one person to stretch out on the chaise. The helm is directly to starboard of the lounge and shows what a first-class express is all about. Burlwood trim encases jewel-faced Faria gauges, configured around a Raymarine multi-function display. But best of all, are the electronic engine controls from MerCruiser, which make for effort-less piloting from the dual command seat. Below deck In the center of the yacht is an open salon and well-equipped galley. Located to starboard is a crescent-shaped dining area complete with a teak table with storage space below the seat cushions. On the port side is a Corian countered galley with electric cooktop, microwave/coffeemaker combo, flat-panel LCD TV, and a polished steel sink. Located below the counter is a fridge/freezer combo and three large storage cabinets. Also to port, but aft of the galley is the enclosed head compartment. Featuring a separate shower stall and toilet area, the compartment allows for two people to get ready simultaneously. When it's time to turn in for the evening, the forepeak of the boat offers a private cabin for the owner and includes an island berth, entertainment center with LCD TV and plenty of storage space in the cabinets and hanging locker. Guests will sleep in the spacious, and also private, mid-cabin that offers up twin beds, an entertainment unit and its own vanity with sink. Overall, the 390 is not just a value packed cruiser, she offers buyers more sophistication and greater performance than you will find in comparable vessels, even boats that carry similar price tags.

    Test Result Highlights

    • Top speed for the Rinker 390 Express Cruiser (Not in Production) is 45.1 mph (72.6 kph), burning 66.6 gallons per hour (gph) or 252.08 liters per hour (lph).
    • Best cruise for the Rinker 390 Express Cruiser (Not in Production) is 31.5 mph (50.7 kph), and the boat gets 0.88 miles per gallon (mpg) or 0.37 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 238 miles (383.02 kilometers).
    • Tested power is 2 x 375-hp MerCruiser Mag.

    Standard and Optional Features

    Marine Electronics

    GPS/Chart Standard
    VHF Radio Standard

    Systems

    Air Cond./Heat Standard
    Battery Charger/Converter Standard
    CD Stereo Standard Clarion AM/FM CD stereo / optional Sirius Satellite Service
    Head: Fixed Standard
    Power Steering Standard
    Shore Power Standard
    Trim Tabs Standard
    TV/DVD Standard
    Water Heater Standard
    Windlass Standard

    Galley

    Coffeemaker Standard
    Icemaker Standard
    Microwave Standard
    Refrigerator Standard
    Stove Standard

    Exterior Features

    Hardtop Optional
    Outlet: 12-Volt Acc Standard
    Swim Ladder Standard
    Swim Platform Standard
    Wet bar Standard

    Canvas

    Cockpit Cover Optional

    Boats More Than 30 Feet

    Bow Thruster Optional
    Vacuum Standard

    Warranty

    Full Warranty Information on this brand coming soon!

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