Vicem 46 IPS // Sea Ray 280 SLX // Aquila 44 - 09/20/2017
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Vicem 46 IPS:
High-Tech Downeaster w/ Exceptional Cabinetry

Vicem 46 IPS
The Vicem 46 IPS.

Notable care in the cabinetry, including intricate inlays as shown here, lend a distinctive feel of quality and elegance to the Vicem 46 IPS. More...

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Test Video

Sea Ray 280 SLX:
Upscale Bowrider w/ Seating for 15

Sea Ray 280 SLX
The Sea Ray 280 SLX.

With luxurious seating for up to 15, the Sea Ray 280 SLX has lots of room to party, and upscale options including a hydraulically-actuated swim platform and an articulating Bimini/watersports tower make her even more versatile. More...

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Captain’s Report

Aquila 44:
Cat w/ 3 or 4 Stateroom Layout

Aquila 44
The Aquila 44.

The Aquila 44 is a twin-hull design with a 21'6" (6.55 m) beam, providing plenty of space for three or even four couples to cruise in comfort. More...

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Test Video

Grady-White 251 CE:
Versatile Shallow-Draft Bayboat

Grady-White 251 CE
The Grady-White 251 CE.

The Grady-White 251 CE is a bay boat with lots of space for angling both fore and aft, and she floats in just 14” (35.6 cm) of water, making her good for fishing the shallows as well as sliding up on the beach for a family picnic. A bow ladder is standard. More...

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Test Video

Mercury Skyhook:
Precision Control of Position & Heading

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Mercury Skyhook.

The Mercury Skyhook system holds position via GPS inputs, translating them into commands for the engines in order to keep the boat in a stationary geographic position and heading. More...

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Formula’s Yacht Personalization Process


Formula knows that their customers want a boat that is distinctive -- the only one in the marina like it. For that reason, it allows modifications to the basic boat as part of the buying process. More...

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