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A Factual Report From Mercury Marine

Boat House Bulletin Review

Engine:

200 hp Verado®

Boat:

Sea Born Boats - SV 231

Prop:

Tempest® Plus

200 hp
Select Units:

Performance Summary

Top Speed (MPH@RPM) Top Speed (kts@RPM)
  • 50.6 @ 5960
  • 44.0 @ 5960
Acceleration 0 - 20 MPH (seconds) Acceleration 0 - 32 kts (seconds)
  • 3.35
Acceleration 0 - 30 MPH (seconds) Acceleration 0 - 48 kts (seconds)
  • 6.67
RPM Range Speed (MPH / kts) Speed (KPH / kts) Fuel (GPH) Fuel (LPH) Fuel (MPG) Fuel (L/100km)
1000 1.8 / 1.6 2.9 / 1.6 0.7 2.6 2.5 94.1
2000 3.4 / 3.0 5.5 / 3.0 2.2 8.3 1.5 156.8
2500 7.1 / 6.2 11.4 / 6.2 3.6 13.6 2.0 117.6
3000 18.4 / 16.0 29.6 / 16.0 4.9 18.5 3.7 63.6
3500 26.2 / 22.8 42.2 / 22.8 5.7 21.6 4.6 51.1
4000 31.4 / 27.3 50.5 / 27.3 7.7 29.1 4.1 57.4
4500 37.2 / 32.4 59.9 / 32.4 11.6 43.9 3.2 73.5
5000 41.3 / 35.9 66.5 / 35.9 15.8 59.8 2.6 90.5
5500 46.7 / 40.6 75.2 / 40.6 18.9 71.5 2.5 94.1
5960 50.6 / 44.0 81.4 / 44.0 20.6 78.0 2.5 94.1

Performance Curve

GPH MPH MPG
LPH KPH L/100km

Test Conditions

Test Date
  • 2013-03-10
Test Conductor
  • WB - SS
Air Temperature
  • 68 °F
  • 20 °C
Wind Velocity
  • 10 - 15 MPH
  • 16 - 24 KPH
  • 9 - 13 kts
Water Type
  • Salt
Fuel Level at Testing
  • 40 gallons
  • 151 liters
Boat Weight as Tested
  • 2150 lbs
  • 975 kg

Engine Specifications

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

Boat Specifications

Manufacturer
  • Sea Born Boats
Website
Boat Model
  • SV 231
Boat Type
  • Center console
Material
  • Fiberglass
Length
  • 23 ft 1 in
  • 7.0 m
Beam
  • 8 ft 2 in
  • 2.5 m
Max HP Capacity
  • 250
Fuel Tank Capacity
  • 72.0 gallons
  • 273 liters
Steering Type
  • Hydraulic
Dry Boat Weight
  • 2150 pounds
  • 975.2 kg
Mounting Bolt Hole
  • 2

Propeller Specifications

Part Number
  • 825863A47
Mercury Name
  • Tempest® Plus
Pitch
  • 21.0
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