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A Factual Report From Mercury Marine

Boat House Bulletin Review

Engine:

Single 200 hp Verado®

Boat:

Southwind - 212 SD

Prop:

Enertia®

200 hp
Select Units:

Performance Summary

Best Fuel Economy (MPG@RPM) Best Fuel Economy (KM/L@RPM) Best Fuel Economy (L/nm@RPM)
  • 5.2 @ 3500
  • 2.2 @ 3500
  • 1.2 @ 3500
Top Speed (MPH@RPM) Top Speed (KPH@RPM) Top Speed (kts@RPM)
  • 48.7 @ 6400
  • 78.4 @ 6400
  • 42.3 @ 6400
Acceleration 0 - 20 MPH (seconds)
  • 5.23
Acceleration 0 - 30 MPH (seconds)
  • 7.48
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 4.5 7.2 3.9 0.6 2.3 7.5 3.2 1.7 - - - -
2000 7.3 11.7 6.3 1.6 6.1 4.6 2.0 1.1 - - - -
3000 13.4 21.6 11.6 4.0 15.1 3.4 1.4 0.8 - - - -
3500 21.9 35.2 19.0 4.2 15.9 5.2 2.2 1.2 - - - -
4000 27.7 44.6 24.1 5.6 21.2 4.9 2.1 1.1 - - - -
4500 32.1 51.7 27.9 7.4 28.0 4.3 1.8 1.0 - - - -
5000 36.4 58.6 31.6 9.6 36.3 3.8 1.6 0.9 - - - -
5500 40.4 65.0 35.1 12.9 48.8 3.1 1.3 0.7 - - - -
6000 44.6 71.8 38.8 17.7 67.0 2.5 1.1 0.6 - - - -
6400 48.7 78.4 42.3 19.3 73.1 2.5 1.1 0.6 - - - -

Performance Curve

GPH MPH MPG
LPH KPH KML
LPH KN NML

Test Conditions

Test Date
  • 2013-05-08
Test Conductor
  • SS - DM
Elevation
  • 194 ft
  • 59 m
Air Temperature
  • 75 °F
  • 24 °C
Wind Velocity
  • 5 - 8 MPH
  • 8 - 13 KPH
  • 4 - 7 kts
Water Type
  • Fresh
Fuel Level at Testing
  • 35 gallons
  • 132 liters
Boat Weight as Tested
  • 2500 lbs
  • 1134 kg

Engine Specifications

Number of Engines
  • Single
Engine
  • 200 hp Verado®
HP / kW
  • 200 / 149
Engine type
  • Inline 4
Gearcase ratio
  • 2.08:1

Boat Specifications

Manufacturer
  • Southwind
Boat Model
  • 212 SD
Boat Type
  • Runabout - open bow
Material
  • Fiberglass
Length
  • 20 ft 6 in
  • 6.2 m
Beam
  • 8 ft 6 in
  • 2.6 m
Max HP Capacity
  • 250
Fuel Tank Capacity
  • 50.0 gallons
  • 189 liters
Steering Type
  • Hydraulic
Dry Boat Weight
  • 2500 pounds
  • 1134.0 kg
Mounting Bolt Hole
  • 2

Propeller Specifications

Part Number
  • 898996A46
Mercury Name
  • Enertia®
Material
  • X7 Alloy
Diameter / Pitch
  • 14.2 / 18.0
Number of Blades
  • 3
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