How to Launch Your Boat - 12/22/2017
BoatTEST Newsletter December 22, 2017 Click here if you cannot view the newsletter. Tests You Can Trust

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Yamaha SX195:
Agile Jet Runabout w/ 52.3 MPH WOT

Yamaha SX195
The Yamaha SX195.

The Yamaha SX195 with a single engine displays speed equaling that of some twin jet boats at 52.3 mph. Her engine is an 1812cc Yamaha Super Vortex High Output 4-cylinder 4-stroke. More...

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Grady-White Freedom 215:
A Dual Console for the Whole Family

Grady-White Freedom 215
The Grady-White Freedom 215.

The Grady-White Freedom 215 dual console is deeper than many runabout designs thanks to her saltwater fishing heritage. Lots of bow flair and large windshields promise a dry ride even on breezy days. More...

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Evinrude E-TEC G2 250 HP:
Evinrude 2-Stroke Technology
Has Caught Up w/ 4-Stroke

Evinrude E-TEC G2 250 HP
The Evinrude E-TEC G2 250 HP.

Evinrude's E-TEC G2 2-stroke technology has now proven to be as fuel efficient as 4-stroke engines. More...

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Captain's Report

Cheoy Lee Global 104:
Tri-level Pilothouse Yacht w/ Large Salon

Cheoy Lee Global 104
The Cheoy Lee Global 104.

With high bulwarks and the main interior pushed out to the hull sides, the Cheoy Lee Global 104 has a huge interior. More...

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Bavaria E40 Sedan:
Designed for Sailors and Cruising

Bavaria E40 Sedan
The Bavaria E40 Sedan.

The Bavaria E40 Sedan is designed for displacement-speed cruising along the coast as well as in rivers and canals. More...

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How to Launch Your Boat

How to Launch Your Boat

The Internet is rife with pictures of boat launching gone wrong. Find out how to do it from Capt. Steve. More...

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