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A Factual Report From Mercury Marine

Boat House Bulletin Review

Engine:

150 hp OptiMax® & Pro XS™

Boat:

Nitro - Z7

Prop:

Tempest® Plus

150 hp
Select Units:

Performance Summary

Best Fuel Economy (MPG@RPM) Best Fuel Economy (L/100km@RPM)
  • 5.9 @ 3000
  • 39.9 @ 3000
Top Speed (MPH@RPM) Top Speed (kts@RPM)
  • 61.2 @ 5430
  • 53.2 @ 5430
Acceleration 0 - 20 MPH (seconds) Acceleration 0 - 32 kts (seconds)
  • 5.64
Acceleration 0 - 30 MPH (seconds) Acceleration 0 - 48 kts (seconds)
  • 8.14
RPM Range Speed (MPH / kts) Speed (KPH / kts) Fuel (GPH) Fuel (LPH) Fuel (MPG) Fuel (L/100km)
1000 5.1 / 4.4 8.2 / 4.4 0.8 3.0 6.4 36.8
2000 7.8 / 6.8 12.6 / 6.8 3.6 13.6 2.2 106.9
3000 32.2 / 28.0 51.8 / 28.0 5.5 20.8 5.9 39.9
3500 36.9 / 32.1 59.4 / 32.1 7.4 28.0 5.0 47.0
4000 44.6 / 38.8 71.8 / 38.8 9.4 35.6 4.7 50.0
4500 50.4 / 43.8 81.1 / 43.8 11.2 42.4 4.5 52.3
5000 57.0 / 49.6 91.7 / 49.6 14.2 53.8 4.0 58.8

Performance Curve

GPH MPH MPG
LPH KPH L/100km

Test Conditions

Test Date
  • 2013-11-12
Test Conductor
  • N/A
Air Temperature
  • 71 °F
  • 22 °C
Wind Velocity
  • 9 MPH
  • 14 KPH
  • 8 kts
Water Type
  • Salt
Fuel Level at Testing
  • 41 gallons
  • 155 liters
Boat Weight as Tested
  • 1650 lbs
  • 748 kg

Engine Specifications

Engine
  • 150 hp OptiMax® & Pro XS™
HP / kW
  • 150 / 110
Engine type
  • V-6
Gearcase ratio
  • 1.87:1

Boat Specifications

Manufacturer
  • Nitro
Website
Boat Model
  • Z7
Boat Type
  • Bass
Material
  • Fiberglass
Length
  • 18 ft 8 in
  • 5.7 m
Beam
  • 7 ft 1 in
  • 2.2 m
Max HP Capacity
  • 175
Fuel Tank Capacity
  • 41.0 gallons
  • 155 liters
Steering Type
  • Hydraulic
Dry Boat Weight
  • 1650 pounds
  • 748.4 kg
Mounting Bolt Hole
  • 3

Propeller Specifications

Part Number
  • 825872A47
Mercury Name
  • Tempest® Plus
Pitch
  • 24.0
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