Greenline 40 Hybrid | Fountaine Pajot MY 44 | Chaparral Medallion Touchscreen - 03/21/2018
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Greenline 40 Hybrid:
Efficient Cruiser w/4 Operating Modes

Greenline 40 Hybrid
Greenline 40 Hybrid

The Greenline 40 Hybrid combines efficient diesel engines with electric motors within the drivetrain to allow seamless switching between conventional and electric propulsion. The electric motors function as generators when the diesels are driving the boat. An advanced onboard electrical system allows use of full-size appliances and solar panels to enhance comfort and extend stays in remote anchorages. More...

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Fountaine Pajot MY 44:
Spacious Catamaran w/3 En Suite Staterooms

Fountaine Pajot MY 44
Fountaine Pajot MY 44

Clean, modern decor in subtle shades welcome guests to the salon of the Fountaine Pajot MY 44, and her 21'7" (6.61 m) beam takes full advantage of the catamaran design to provide far more living space than found on monohull yachts of similar LOA. The table folds out for larger groups, and includes storage compartments underneath. More...

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Chaparral Medallion Touchscreen:
Complete Fingertip Boat Control

Chaparral Medallion Touchscreen
Chaparral Medallion Touchscreen

Chaparral's Medallion touchscreen is a complete control system that can adjust everything from engine speed and ballast tank fill to fuel efficiency. Engine monitoring is part of the system, and it also includes GPS and sonar, stereo and even the feeds for multiple action cameras. More...

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Jeanneau NC 33:
Smart Engineering in a Compact Cruiser

Jeanneau NC 33
Jeanneau NC 33

The Jeanneau NC 33 features clever engineering in entertaining areas, including a sliding couch in the cockpit that quickly converts to a sunlounge, movable tables, a convertible companion seat next to the helm position and a couch in the salon that converts to a berth, making total overnight accommodations for six. By having as many things as possible serve two or more purposes, the boat’s functionality is greatly increased. More...

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Sailfish 245DC:
Offshore Angler Ready to Party

Sailfish 245DC
Sailfish 245DC

With 38’’ (0.96 m) of freeboard and lots of flair at the bow, the Sailfish 245DC is more seaworthy and promises a drier ride than many dual consoles in class. She has the usual fishing amenities for an offshore boat, with family-friendly amenities. Even the cockpit fishing area quickly converts for partying, with three large fold-down seats and a wet bar. More...

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Yamaha VX Limited:
Fully-Loaded High-Performance PWC

Yamaha VX Limited
Yamaha VX Limited

The Yamaha VX Limited is a top-of-the-line WaveRunner equipped with the company's new TR1 engine which is smaller and lighter than previous generations, but puts out over 12% more power. She's fully-equipped, with a premium package including a watersports tube, a cover, storage bag and even a solar charger for the battery. The company's RiDE technology provides rapid braking via the reverse bucket, and also includes cruise control. More...

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Why Does the Outboard Coolant Stream Sometimes Steam?

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The arrow points to the raw water coolant overboard indicator system that all outboard engines have.

A BoatTEST member recently asked about the stream of water coming out from the rear of this engine. “Why does the water streaming out of outboard steam when I slowdown and come to a stop, but when I start again, it goes away?” For the answer...

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