Performance Bulletin


Engine: Yamaha F350TXR/F350TUR/LF350TXR
Boat: Contender 38 Express
Configuration: Triple
Test Date: 17-Feb-2008
Contender 38 Express

Performance Bulletin

23 - Contender 38 Express

Contender 38 Express

Length 39' 11"
Beam 11' 8"
Dry Weight (Boat Mfr. Pub) 12,700 lbs
Maximum HP 1,100 hp
Fuel Capacity 480 gal
Weight as Tested 17,488 lbs

F350TXR/F350TUR/LF350TXR

Horsepower 350 hp
Displacement 325.3 cu. in.
Weight (Estimated) 0 lbs
Gear Ratio 1.73

Engine Mounting Height

Mounting Hole Position #4 - 4 - 4

Propeller(s)

Series Saltwater Series XL®
Diameter x Pitch 15.5 x 23
Yamaha Part # 6AW-45976-00-00 / 6AX-45976-00-00
Propeller Material Stainless Steel

Test Conditions

Number of People 2
Air / Water Temperature (Fahrenheit) 73° F / 74° F
Elevation (in feet above sea level) 0'
Wind Velocity 0-5 MPH

Comments

Test weight includes full tank of fuel, one battery, A/C, generator, safety and test equipment. Fuel consumption data gathered with Yamaha Command Link® fuel management system. Zero-to-30 speed data gathered with Yamaha speedometer. Other speed data gathered with GPS receiver.

YPB#: PB_CND_38Express_tri_F350TR_2-17-08_OXP

23 - Contender 38 Express

Performance Bulletin


Engine: Yamaha F350TXR/F350TUR/LF350TXR
Boat: Contender 38 Express
Configuration: Triple
Test Date: 17-Feb-2008
F350TXR/F350TUR/LF350TXR

Performance Data

RPM
MPH
GPH
MPG
1000 6.6 4.9 1.35
1500 8.7 8.4 1.04
2000 10.1 15.5 0.65
2500 13.9 22 0.63
3000 27.9 29.2 0.96
3500 35.7 34.3 1.04
4000 41.6 43.7 0.95
4500 47.4 57 0.83
5000 53.4 74.9 0.71
5500 59.4 95.1 0.63
5900 62 101 0.61

Seconds to Plane: 6.71

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.