Test results (prototype 20hp)
Tests carried out with two large adults aboard in flat water, wind F3.
Stability: 2 large adults standing on one side, produce very little heel.
Speed:Engine at idle in forward; 2.1kts, 50% throttle; 5.1kts. 75% throttle; 7.5kts.
Manoeuvrability: At idle in forward; turning circle....In it's own length! At half throttle; just over one boat length!!
Here are a few short movie clips of the prototype undergoing basic tests on it's first outing.
(We recomended you right click and save to a folder or desktop and play from there, in 'Windows Media Player'. The smallest file, with 512mb broardband takes approx. two and a half minutes to download):
We have some new rederings of the cabin version boat here