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A Factual Report From Mercury Marine

Boat House Bulletin Review

Engine:

Single 300 hp Verado®

Boat:

Sailfish - 240 CC

Prop:

Enertia®

300 hp
Select Units:

Performance Summary

Best Fuel Economy (MPG@RPM) Best Fuel Economy (KM/L@RPM) Best Fuel Economy (L/nm@RPM)
  • 2.4 @ 25
  • 1.0 @ 25
  • 0.6 @ 25
Top Speed (MPH@RPM) Top Speed (KPH@RPM) Top Speed (kts@RPM)
  • 46.6 @ 6320
  • 75.0 @ 6320
  • 40.5 @ 6320
Acceleration 0 - 20 MPH (seconds)
  • 5.18
Acceleration 0 - 30 MPH (seconds)
  • 8.11
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 4.9 7.9 4.3 0.9 3.4 5.4 2.3 1.2 - - - -
2000 7.9 12.7 6.9 2.8 10.6 5.4 2.3 1.2 - - - -
3000 10.1 16.3 8.8 7.2 27.3 1.4 0.6 0.3 - - - -
3500 18.2 29.3 15.8 8.7 32.9 2.1 0.9 0.5 - - - -
4000 25.4 40.9 22.1 10.5 39.7 2.4 1.0 0.6 - - - -
4500 30.7 49.4 26.7 13.5 51.1 2.3 1.0 0.5 - - - -
5000 34.8 56.0 30.2 17.7 67.0 2.0 0.9 0.5 - - - -
5500 39.6 63.7 34.4 23.3 88.2 1.7 0.7 0.4 - - - -
6000 44.7 71.9 38.8 28.2 106.7 1.6 0.7 0.4 - - - -
6320 46.6 75.0 40.5 29.8 112.8 1.6 0.7 0.4 - - - -

Performance Curve

GPH MPH MPG
LPH KPH KML
LPH KN NML

Test Conditions

Test Date
  • 2013-10-02
Test Conductor
  • BE SS
Air Temperature
  • 78 °F
  • 26 °C
Wind Velocity
  • 5 - 8 MPH
  • 8 - 13 KPH
  • 4 - 7 kts
Water Type
  • Salt
Fuel Level at Testing
  • 125 gallons
  • 473 liters
Boat Weight as Tested
  • 3400 lbs
  • 1542 kg

Engine Specifications

Number of Engines
  • Single
Engine
  • 300 hp Verado®
HP / kW
  • 300 / 224
Engine type
  • Inline 6
Gearcase ratio
  • 1.75:1 or 1.85:1

Boat Specifications

Manufacturer
  • Sailfish
Website
Boat Model
  • 240 CC
Boat Type
  • Offshore fishing
Material
  • Fiberglass
Length
  • 23 ft 6 in
  • 7.2 m
Beam
  • 9 ft
  • 2.7 m
Max HP Capacity
  • 300
Fuel Tank Capacity
  • 153.0 gallons
  • 579 liters
Steering Type
  • Mercury Power Steering
Dry Boat Weight
  • 3400 pounds
  • 1542.2 kg
Mounting Bolt Hole
  • 3

Propeller Specifications

Part Number
  • 898994A46
Mercury Name
  • Enertia®
Material
  • X7 Alloy
Diameter / Pitch
  • 14.5 / 17.0
Number of Blades
  • 3
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