Euromarine is an Authorised Volvo Penta dealer based at Coomera. Recently, they repowered a 12-metre sailing catamaran achieving great results for the owner at the seatrial. Here is the full report.
“I was thankful to Warren and the Euromarine team. They kept to the budget I set, went above and beyond to help with the removal, storage and clean-up of the old the engines for their new owner when I couldn’t be there and of course, the installation of the new engines,” said Oscar Ernst, Owner, S/Y Zenitude.
Vessel Type: Lagoon 41
Hull type: Catamaran
Boat Builder: Lagoon
Hull Material: Composite
LOA (m): 12
Beam (m): 7
Weight approx (metric): 8.5 tonnes
New Volvo Penta engine/s: Twin D2-40
New Volvo Penta drive system/s: Sail drive
Propeller Size: 17’ x 12’ three blade fixed aluminium
Other products or accessories installed: Water temperature guage
Top Speed: 9.2 knots at 3100 RPM
Cruise Speed: 7.5 knots at 2100 RPM
Installed by: Euromarine
Date Tested: 27/6/2017
Sea conditions during testing: Calm
Background and outcomes: With the old MD2030C the boat was making 5.8 to 6.0 knots at 2100
“Oscar is great as he is so passionate about cruising. We were happy to help him and glad he has noticed improved horsepower and decreased sound on our seatrials,” said Warren Litto, Operations Manager of Euromarine.
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