Club Marine contributor John Willis is testing the Merry Fisher 895, built by one of the largest boat builders in the world, Jeanneau. It's got an amazing field of vision complimented by an excellent walkaround cabin. Inside it feels like an apartment with a whole bathroom, hot shower and ample storage. This model is fitted with a ripper pair of 200HP Mercury outboards fitted by JV Marine.
Club Marine boat tester John Willis catches up with Baxter Bolton from Telwater to check out the new Yellowfin 7000 Southerner fitted with 225HP Evinrude E-tec. John is particularly impressed with the fishing ergonomics and user-friendly features including the dive ladder, walk-through transom, fold-down rod holders, ventilated windows and mount for the electric motor.
Mark Rothfield steps aboard the Palm Beach GT50. This is the sports derivative of Palm Beach capable of traveling at up to 35 knots, burning only 151 litres per-hour, combined. The GT50 is a warped, semi-displacement hull with a very fine bow, soft shoulder, and flat aft section. Entertainers will be impressed with the ice maker, Corian-topped wet bar, drinks cabinet and outdoor fridge. Mark describes it as a sports car outside and luxury saloon inside.
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Club Marine tester John Willis is testing the new BRIG Eagle 10 rigid inflatable. The vessel is fitted with twin 300HP V6 Yamahas capable of pushing the Brig to 52 knots. This model features lockable cabin with double bed, full electric toilet, fridge, cooker and a custom T-top by Black Marlin Towers.
Chris Beattie steps aboard the Maritimo X50. This model features three large cabins, an airy saloon and beach club out back – a unique feature for a 50ft sport yacht. In fact, the X50 can accommodate more people than any other vessel in the same class. It also includes features normally found in a modern apartment or home, including upright refrigerator and dishwasher
Club Marine editor Chris Beattie steps aboard the stunning new Greenline NEO. A unique feature of the Neo model is the moulded solar panels generating 660Ah, capable of powering the appliances for two days without shore or engine power. This model features twin 300HP Mercury outboards capable of pushing the vessel to 46 knots. The motors are integrated with Greenline’s patented hydraulic boarding platform. Chris says the Neo would make a great day boat with plenty of entertaining spaces.
Ryan Campbell from JSW Powersports talks through the new Sea Fox 228 Commander. It features a soft dry ride with a large California flare. This model also features electric anchor winch, a console that can hold two 12-inch screens, hardtop, and port-a-loo. Outboard options include 200HP or 250HP E-tec G2.
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Out of Sight, Out of Mind
Distracted for a moment and all your gear is gone … Thankfully, it’s insured! Or is it?