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A Factual Report From Mercury Marine

Boat House Bulletin Review

Engine:

115 hp OptiMax® & Pro XS™

Boat:

Nitro - Z6

Prop:

Laser II

115 hp
Select Units:

Performance Summary

Best Fuel Economy (MPG@RPM) Best Fuel Economy (L/100km@RPM)
  • 7.6 @ 3000
  • 30.9 @ 3000
Top Speed (MPH@RPM) Top Speed (kts@RPM)
  • 50.1 @ 5700
  • 43.6 @ 5700
Acceleration 0 - 20 MPH (seconds) Acceleration 0 - 32 kts (seconds)
  • 6.1
Acceleration 0 - 30 MPH (seconds) Acceleration 0 - 48 kts (seconds)
  • 8.83
RPM Range Speed (MPH / kts) Speed (KPH / kts) Fuel (GPH) Fuel (LPH) Fuel (MPG) Fuel (L/100km)
1000 4.5 / 3.9 7.2 / 3.9 0.4 1.5 11.3 20.8
2000 6.5 / 5.7 10.5 / 5.7 1.9 7.2 3.4 69.2
3000 22.0 / 19.1 35.4 / 19.1 2.9 11.0 7.6 30.9
3500 28.3 / 24.6 45.5 / 24.6 4.4 16.7 6.4 36.8
4000 33.3 / 29.0 53.6 / 29.0 5.5 20.8 6.1 38.6
4500 38.2 / 33.2 61.5 / 33.2 7.5 28.4 5.1 46.1
5000 43.0 / 37.4 69.2 / 37.4 9.9 37.5 4.3 54.7
5500 50.1 / 43.6 80.6 / 43.6 10.2 38.6 4.9 48.0

Performance Curve

GPH MPH MPG
LPH KPH L/100km

Test Conditions

Test Date
  • 2013-11-14
Test Conductor
  • N/A
Air Temperature
  • 55 °F
  • 13 °C
Wind Velocity
  • 5 MPH
  • 8 KPH
  • 4 kts
Water Type
  • Salt
Fuel Level at Testing
  • 22 gallons
  • 83 liters
Boat Weight as Tested
  • 1300 lbs
  • 590 kg

Engine Specifications

Engine
  • 115 hp OptiMax® & Pro XS™
HP / kW
  • 115 / 84.5
Engine type
  • Inline 3
Gearcase ratio
  • 2.07:1

Boat Specifications

Manufacturer
  • Nitro
Website
Boat Model
  • Z6
Boat Type
  • Commercial
Material
  • Fiberglass
Length
  • 17 ft 4 in
  • 5.3 m
Beam
  • 7 ft 6 in
  • 2.3 m
Max HP Capacity
  • 115
Fuel Tank Capacity
  • 22.0 gallons
  • 83 liters
Steering Type
  • Cable
Dry Boat Weight
  • 1300 pounds
  • 589.7 kg
Mounting Bolt Hole
  • 4

Propeller Specifications

Part Number
  • 899006A46
Mercury Name
  • Laser II
Pitch
  • 21.0
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