Yamaha Redesigns 19-Foot Jet Boats
w/New Features and Technology
Last weekend, Yamaha WaterCraft Group introduced its 2019 boat line. It has redesigned its 19-foot models, adding such features as improved low-speed maneuverability and corrosion resistance, and new touchscreen interfaces on helm controls. The company also announced new wakesurfing technology that Yamaha says creates the largest, cleanest wake surf ever seen behind a jet-powered boat.
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New Promotional Video
Best Practices Used in All Builds
Cruisers Yachts has produced a promotional video that explains many of the procedures it employs to build its yachts – and they are all considered “best practices.” No matter what brand boat is being purchased, a buyer needs to know how things should be done right. Also, after seeing the video, one cannot help but be struck by the hundreds of hours that go into the build of a large yacht. All boats are expensive, but some are more than others. The “others” generally have fewer man-hours and less material in them.
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MAKO® 19 CPX:
Versatile Center Console Fishes Bays and Flats
The MAKO® 19 CPX is a well-equipped turnkey-package center console fisherman sized right for bay and flats fishing, and with a dry weight of 2,155 pounds (977 kg), she's readily towed with mid-size vehicles. She rides on a tandem-axle aluminum trailer, and includes a 28-gallon (106 L) aerated livewell aft and trolling motor wiring and battery storage forward. Performance was good with the optional 150-hp Mercury FourStroke, topping out at 50.9 mph.
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Sea Ray L550 Fly:
Luxury as a Standard Feature
The Sea Ray L550 Fly loads up on the standard equipment to optimize onboard comfort, and it really shows in the thoughtful design both inside and out. When’s the last time we saw an aft galley with bar seating on a 56-foot (17.14 m) yacht? Multiple entertainment venues help the L550 Fly really shine with large groups of family and friends on board and the versatile salon is just the beginning.
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World Cat 255DC:
Stable Cat Design Seats 10
The World Cat 255DC is a large dual-console catamaran that includes a fiberglass top with powder-coated frame, overhead lights, rocket launchers, and spreader lights as standard equipment. She's a versatile platform for offshore fishing, cruising, diving, and other watersports, and the sharp entry of her twin hulls provide a smooth and stable ride in choppy seas. Used as a dayboat, she has seating for 10.
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