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A Factual Report From Mercury Marine

Boat House Bulletin Review

Engine:

Single 200 hp Verado®

Boat:

Sea Born - SV 231

Prop:

Tempest® Plus

200 hp
Select Units:

Performance Summary

Top Speed (MPH@RPM) Top Speed (KPH@RPM) Top Speed (kts@RPM)
  • 50.6 @ 5960
  • 81.4 @ 5960
  • 44.0 @ 5960
Acceleration 0 - 20 MPH (seconds)
  • 3.35
Acceleration 0 - 30 MPH (seconds)
  • 6.67
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 1.8 2.9 1.6 0.7 2.6 2.5 1.1 0.6 - - - -
2000 3.4 5.5 3.0 2.2 8.3 1.5 0.6 0.3 - - - -
2500 7.1 11.4 6.2 3.6 13.6 2.0 0.9 0.5 - - - -
3000 18.4 29.6 16.0 4.9 18.5 3.7 1.6 0.8 - - - -
3500 26.2 42.2 22.8 5.7 21.6 4.6 2.0 1.1 - - - -
4000 31.4 50.5 27.3 7.7 29.1 4.1 1.7 0.9 - - - -
4500 37.2 59.9 32.3 11.6 43.9 3.2 1.4 0.7 - - - -
5000 41.3 66.5 35.9 15.8 59.8 2.6 1.1 0.6 - - - -
5500 46.7 75.2 40.6 18.9 71.5 2.5 1.1 0.6 - - - -
5960 50.6 81.4 44.0 20.6 78.0 2.5 1.1 0.6 - - - -

Performance Curve

GPH MPH MPG
LPH KPH KML
LPH KN NML

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

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

Boat Specifications

Manufacturer
  • Sea Born
Website
Boat Model
  • SV 231
Boat Type
  • Offshore fishing
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
Material
  • Stainless Steel
Diameter / Pitch
  • 14.625 / 21.0
Number of Blades
  • 3
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