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A Factual Report From Mercury Marine

Boat House Bulletin Review

Engine:

225 hp Verado®

Boat:

Avalon - Windjammer Funship WJ 2485

Prop:

Enertia®

225 hp
Select Units:

Performance Summary

Best Fuel Economy (MPG@RPM) Best Fuel Economy (L/100km@RPM) Best Fuel Economy (L/nm@RPM)
  • 3.3 @ 3000
  • 71.3 @ 3000
  • 0.8 @ 3000
Top Speed (MPH@RPM) Top Speed (KPH@RPM) Top Speed (kts@RPM)
  • 40.0 @ 6200
  • 64.4 @ 6200
  • 34.8 @ 6200
Acceleration 0 - 20 MPH (seconds)
  • 5.2
Acceleration 0 - 30 MPH (seconds)
  • 8.6
RPM Range Speed (MPH / kts) Speed (KPH / kts) Fuel (GPH) Fuel (LPH) Fuel (MPG) Fuel (L/100km)
1000 4.2 / 3.6 6.8 / 3.6 0.9 3.4 4.7 50.0
1500 6.0 / 5.2 9.7 / 5.2 1.5 5.7 4.0 58.8
2000 8.0 / 7.0 12.9 / 7.0 2.3 8.7 3.5 67.2
2500 10.3 / 9.0 16.6 / 9.0 3.6 13.6 2.9 81.1
3000 16.0 / 13.9 25.7 / 13.9 4.8 18.2 3.3 71.3
3500 20.0 / 17.4 32.2 / 17.4 6.6 25.0 3.0 78.4
4000 23.5 / 20.4 37.8 / 20.4 8.6 32.6 2.7 87.1
5000 30.7 / 26.7 49.4 / 26.7 16.1 60.9 2.0 117.6
6200 40.0 / 34.8 64.4 / 34.8 23.6 89.3 1.7 138.4
7000 2.7 / 2.3 4.3 / 2.3 0.6 2.3 4.5 52.3

Performance Curve

GPH MPH MPG
LPH KPH L/100km

Test Conditions

Test Date
  • 2013-08-12
Test Conductor
  • NN
Elevation
  • 177 ft
  • 54 m
Air Temperature
  • 70 °F
  • 21 °C
Wind Velocity
  • 0 - 5 MPH
  • 0 - 8 KPH
  • 0 - 4 kts
Water Type
  • Fresh
Fuel Level at Testing
  • 14 gallons
  • 53 liters
Boat Weight as Tested
  • 4080 lbs
  • 1851 kg

Engine Specifications

Engine
  • 225 hp Verado®
HP / kW
  • 225 / 168
Engine type
  • Inline 6
Gearcase ratio
  • 1.85:1

Boat Specifications

Manufacturer
  • Avalon
Website
Boat Model
  • Windjammer Funship WJ 2485
Boat Type
  • Pontoon
Material
  • Aluminum
Length
  • 24 ft
  • 7.3 m
Beam
  • 8 ft 5 in
  • 2.6 m
Max HP Capacity
  • 250
Fuel Tank Capacity
  • 42.0 gallons
  • 159 liters
Steering Type
  • Mercury Power Steering
Dry Boat Weight
  • 4080 pounds
  • 1850.7 kg
Mounting Bolt Hole
  • 1

Propeller Specifications

Part Number
  • 898988A46
Mercury Name
  • Enertia®
Pitch
  • 14.0
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