Most Popular Boats of the Week - 01/05/2019
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Most Popular Boats of the Week

Most Popular Boats of the Week
Every week BoatTEST publishes news items on about 25 boats. Readers have asked which ones are the more popular each day, so below you can find the answer – by day.
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Monday #1

Boston Whaler 380 Outrage:
Designed for Offshore Challenges

Boston Whaler 380 Outrage
Boston Whaler 380 Outrage

The redesigned Boston Whaler 380 Outrage has a dramatic increase in deadrise from the original, from 15-degrees to a whopping 23-degrees for a dramatic improvement in rough-water ride. The design extends the sharp deadrise well amidships to deliver a more comfortable ride at the helm. A running pad with minimal rocker angle helps the boat plane easily, minimizing bow rise, and increasing visibility at all speeds. The “dynamic running surface” trim tab system incorporates large triangular planes integrated in the running surface to increase lift and effectiveness compared to traditional transom-mounted tabs. More...

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Wednesday #1

Hampton Yachts Endurance 658 LRC:
Portuguese Bridge/Excellent Foredeck

Hampton Yachts Endurance 658 LRC
Hampton Yachts Endurance 658 LRC

The Hampton Yachts Endurance 658 LRC is a classic long-range cruising yacht, with some extras like the Portuguese bridge and bulwarks all the way to the bow that make her particularly good for working the foredeck in challenging conditions. A Muir 3500 dual anchor winch with a 1,100 lb. (50 kg) Bruce polished stainless steel anchor and 350’ (107 m) of chain are standard. To both port and starboard the pilothouse is fitted with watertight pantograph doors leading to the sidedecks. More...

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Thursday #1

Ocean Alexander 90R Motoryacht:
Aggressive Styling, Innovative Design

Ocean Alexander 90R Motoryacht
Ocean Alexander 90R Motoryacht

Every yacht builder terms their latest line as “innovative”, but the Ocean Alexander 90R Motoryacht truly does offer a number of features that appear to be new to the genre. The “Beach Deck” is truly innovative, with a lounging area/sun room opening directly to the swim platform at water level. A wet bar, refrigerator, and icemaker are standard here, and the sliding glass doors have an inflated gasket to ensure that water stays out, meeting Sea State V structural requirements, according to the builder. The teak decking is optional. More...

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Friday #1

Beneteau Antares 27:
Outboard-Powered Pocket Cruiser

Beneteau Antares 27
Beneteau Antares 27

The Beneteau Antares 27 is a versatile, easy-to-handle weekender that takes maximum advantage of available space with an easy conversion of the dinette to a two-place overnight location. Four more can sleep below. Note the sliding windows and sunroof to provide plenty of ventilation here. Quiet, fuel-efficient Mercury 200-hp FourStrokes deliver dependable power and a top speed of 42.2 mph, while simplifying low-speed handling. More...

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