Performance Bulletin


Engine: Yamaha F40LA
Boat: Caribbean Skiff 17 Skiff
Configuration: Single
Test Date: 21-Jul-2009
Caribbean Skiff 17 Skiff

Performance Bulletin


Engine: Yamaha F40LA
Boat: Caribbean Skiff 17 Skiff
Configuration: Single
Test Date: 21-Jul-2009
F40LA

Performance Data

RPM
MPH
GPH
MPG
1000 3.3 0.2 16.5
1500 4.4 0.3 14.67
2000 5.7 0.5 11.4
2500 6.7 0.8 8.38
3000 8.1 1.2 6.75
3500 15.2 1.4 10.86
4000 20.3 1.7 11.94
4500 24.1 2.1 11.48
5000 27.4 2.6 10.54
5500 30.1 3.7 8.14
6000 34.4 4 8.6

Seconds to Plane: 4.62
Seconds 0-20 MPH: 8.16

Notice To Consumer The information and data contained in this Performance Bulletin is approximate and subject to many different factors and variables. It is provided as a guideline only and should not be relied upon as representative of actual performance. Your boat’s performance may be different than the information contained in this Performance Bulletin due to various factors, including your boat’s actual weight, wind and water conditions, temperature, humidity, elevation, bottom paint, boat options affecting wind/water drag and/or boat weight, and operator ability. Please confirm the specifications and performance data on your specific boat/engine combination with your dealer prior to purchase. Please also keep in mind that the data contained in this Performance Bulletin may or may not have been performed using Yamaha PowerMatched components. Yamaha reserves the right to change the specifications and performance data of this Performance Bulletin or engine without notice. This document contains many of Yamaha’s valuable trademarks. It may also contain trademarks belonging to other companies. Any references to other companies or their products are for identification purposes only, and are not intended to be an endorsement.

59 - Caribbean Skiff 17 Skiff

Caribbean Skiff 17 Skiff

Length 17' 1"
Beam 6' 5"
Dry Weight (Boat Mfr. Pub) 1,260 lbs
Maximum HP 70 hp
Fuel Capacity 15 gal
Weight as Tested 1,956 lbs

F40LA

Horsepower 40 hp
Displacement 45.6 cu. in.
Weight (Estimated) 219 lbs
Gear Ratio 2

Engine Mounting Height

Mounting Hole Position #2
Anti-Ventilation Plate Height Even With Boat Bottom

Propeller(s)

Series Aluminum Series
Diameter x Pitch 10 5/8 x 13
Yamaha Part # 6H5-45945-00-EL
Propeller Material Aluminum

Test Conditions

Number of People 2
Air / Water Temperature (Fahrenheit) 88° F / 75° F
Elevation (in feet above sea level) 190'
Wind Velocity 0-5 MPH

Comments

Test weight includes 3/4 tank of fuel, one battery, safety and test equipment. Fuel consumption data gathered with Yamaha Command Link® fuel management system. Zero-to-20 speed data gathered with Yamaha speedometer. Other speed data gathered with GPS receiver.

YPB#: PB_CAR_17Skiff_F40LA_7-21-09_SKF

Boat Manufactured By:
Caribbean Skiff
1125 Magnolia Street • Douglas, GA
(912) 384-8943
www.clearwaterfishingboats.com