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Boat House Bulletin Review

A Factual Report From Mercury Marine
Engine:

Single 25 hp EFI FourStroke

Boat:

DuraCraft - 1542 FCR

Prop:

Black Max®

25 hp EFI
Select Units:

Performance Summary

Top Speed (MPH@RPM) Top Speed (KPH@RPM) Top Speed (kts@RPM)
  • 22.6 @ 6150
  • 36.4 @ 6150
  • 19.6 @ 6150
Acceleration 0 - 20 MPH (seconds)
  • 10.84
RPM Range Speed (MPH) Speed (KPH) Speed (KN) Fuel (GPH) Fuel (LPH) Fuel (MPG) Fuel (KM/L) Fuel (NM/L) Range (miles) Range (km) Range (nm) Sound (dBA)
1000 2.5 4.0 2.2 - - - - - - - - -
2000 4.3 6.9 3.7 - - - - - - - - -
3000 6.4 10.3 5.6 - - - - - - - - -
4000 9.9 15.9 8.6 - - - - - - - - -
5000 16.8 27.0 14.6 - - - - - - - - -
6150 22.6 36.4 19.6 - - - - - - - - -

Performance Curve

GPH MPH MPG
LPH KPH KML
LPH KN NML

Test Conditions

Test Date
  • 2006-05-08
Test Conductor
  • B. Poirier / T. Hayes
Elevation
  • 300 ft
  • 91 m
Air Temperature
  • 72 °F
  • 22 °C
Wind Velocity
  • 5 - 10 MPH
  • 8 - 16 KPH
  • 4 - 9 kts
Water Type
  • Fresh
Fuel Level at Testing
  • 6 gallons
  • 23 liters

Engine Specifications

Number of Engines
  • Single
Engine
  • 25 hp EFI FourStroke
HP / kW
  • 25 / 18.6
Engine type
  • Inline 3
Gearcase ratio
  • 1.92:1

Boat Specifications

Manufacturer
  • DuraCraft
Website
Boat Model
  • 1542 FCR
Boat Type
  • Jon / Utility
Material
  • Aluminum
Length
  • 14 ft 9 in
  • 4.5 m
Beam
  • 5 ft 1 in
  • 1.5 m
Max HP Capacity
  • 25
Steering Type
  • Cable
Mounting Bolt Hole
  • 2

Propeller Specifications

Part Number
  • 896890A10
Mercury Name
  • Black Max®
Material
  • Mercalloy
Diameter / Pitch
  • 10.0 / 8.0
Number of Blades
  • 3
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