Category: Boat Bling

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OH SO LIGHT

OH SO LIGHT

Building on the legacy of its successful, lightweight MFS40/50 four-stroke outboards, Tohatsu’s new MFS60 is the lightest 60hp currently available. With a displacement of 866cc, the three-cylinder Tohatsu weighs-in at just 98.5kg, which is 15% lighter than Tohatsu’s two-stroke M60 and 7% lighter than the MFS60’s nearest four-stroke competitor. Lighter weight could make the new...

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CHARGED UP

CHARGED UP

Described by UK marine systems consultant and boating writer Nigel Calder as “an alternator on steroids,” the Integrel system is more than just an extra alternator – it’s a full charging, storage and distribution system. While the system operates on 48V, it also converts current to the boat’s operating voltage. The Integrel system comes complete...

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NEW LINE-UP

NEW LINE-UP

Yamaha has added new generation, two-cylinder, two valves per cylinder, single overhead cam F20 and T25 outboards to its portable four-stroke line-up. The new F20 is built around the F25, an award-winning outboard featuring modified ECU mapping and a redesigned camshaft, as well as a 16-amp alternator – 60% more output than the previous F20....

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HELP AT HAND

HELP AT HAND

Ultraflex®’s new ZTF Tiller systems make it easier and more comfortable to drive tiller-steered boats powered by large, modern four-stroke outboards. Using a patented hydraulic valve, the new ZTF Tiller eliminates propeller torque at the tiller when the driver is not actively changing direction. The valve prevents propeller torque reaching the tiller handle until the...

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SUPER GROUP – MERCURY VERADO 400HP

SUPER GROUP – MERCURY VERADO 400HP

Mercury Marine’s all-new 400hp Verado outboard, built on Mercury’s proven L6SC (inline six-cylinder supercharged) Verado platform, is suitable for a wide range of applications, including blue-water fishing boats, larger sport boats, centre-consoles and pontoons. Weighing just 303kg, the same as the 350hp Verado introduced four years ago, the newest Verado is the lightest outboard in...

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SOFTWARE UPGRADE

SOFTWARE UPGRADE

A free software update for Simrad® NSO, NSS and GO series displays provides new sonar functionality, sonar enhancements and improvements to the user interface. The 18.3 update includes support for Active Imaging, StructureScan 3D with Active Imaging enhancements, Dual Mode WiFi and significant improvements to the user interface and enables support for both Active Imaging...

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MORE RANGE

MORE RANGE

Mercury Racing now offers a larger 15.25-inch diameter version MAX5 propeller, as well as the all-new MAX5 ST, in its expanded propeller range. Propeller slip is reduced by up to 12% and the highly efficient MAX5 prop can be run higher on the transom to take full advantage of the race-proven Sport Master gearcase. Compared...

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TEAM UP

TEAM UP

Gill’s latest watertight Team luggage collection includes stylish roller bags and a backpack. These combine Gill’s cutting edge fabric and product technology, developed for their premium RACE line, with style, form and function. The RACE Team Bag, available in 30-litre and 60-litre sizes, comes in eye-catching colours. Developed by sailors for sailors, the 100% PVC...

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ENTERTAIN ME

ENTERTAIN ME

Fusion’s EL Series full-range shallowmount marine speakers feature modern design in two styles with LED lighting options, durable construction and accessory grille options. The EL Series brings an elevated aesthetic to a boat’s entertainment system. The shallow basket design allows installation where mounting depth is limited. The two grille styles, Classic and Sports, have been...

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GO ELECTRIC

GO ELECTRIC

A range of electric outboards from electric propulsion pioneer ePropulsion is now available in New Zealand. The Spirit 1.0 (equivalent 3hp), the Navy 3.0 (6hp) and the Navy 6.0 (9.9hp) make up the range. The Spirit is ideal for tenders, dinghies and day-sailers up to 1.5 tonnes while the Navy 6.0 powers boats up to...