Performance Bulletin


Engine: Yamaha F115LB
Boat: Polar Kraft® Frontier 179 WT
Configuration: Single
Test Date: 20-Aug-2014
Polar Kraft® Frontier 179 WT

Performance Bulletin

42 - Polar Kraft® Frontier 179 WT

Polar Kraft® Frontier 179 WT

Length 17' 11"
Beam 8' 3"
Dry Weight (Boat Mfr. Pub) 1,240 lbs
Maximum HP 135 hp
Fuel Capacity 23 gal
Weight as Tested 2,220 lbs

F115LB

Horsepower 115 hp
Induction EFI
Displacement 111.8 cu. in.
Weight (Estimated) 377 lbs
Gear Ratio 2.15

Engine Mounting Height

Mounting Hole Position #1

Propeller(s)

Series Talon® Series-SDS™
Diameter x Pitch 13 1/2 x 16
Yamaha Part # 6EK-45949-00-00
Propeller Material Aluminum

Test Conditions

Number of People 2
Air / Water Temperature (Fahrenheit) 84° F / 74° F
Elevation (in feet above sea level) 865'
Wind Velocity 5-10 MPH

Comments

Test weight includes 15 gallons of fuel, 1 battery, bow-mounted trolling motor, safety and test gear.

YPB#: PB_PLK_Frontier179WT_F115LB_2014-08-20_ALM

42 - Polar Kraft® Frontier 179 WT

Performance Bulletin


Engine: Yamaha F115LB
Boat: Polar Kraft® Frontier 179 WT
Configuration: Single
Test Date: 20-Aug-2014
F115LB

Performance Data

RPM
MPH
GPH
MPG
1000 4.1 0.5 8.2
1500 5.8 0.9 6.44
2000 7.3 1.5 4.87
2500 9.7 2.2 4.41
3000 18.6 2.5 7.44
3500 23 3.5 6.57
4000 27 4.7 5.75
4500 31.2 5.8 5.38
5000 35.3 7.5 4.71
5500 38.8 9.1 4.26
6000 41.2 10.3 4

0-20 MPH: 5.18

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.