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Mclay 650 Cruiser (Enclosed hard top) - 150HP 4 stroke Mercury (new 2013) - 6.5m

  • "Orion" - McLay 650 Hard Top. Perfect for a group or family some adventure exploring in the Sounds. Top quality boat with a great reputation.
  • NEW 4 stroke outboard installed July 2013. What an engine!!!
  • Also NEW anchor windlass installed August 2013.
  • Surveyed for 7 people  but ideal for 6.
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Need a slightly larger runabout?

"Legend" - Rayglass 2150 - 200 HP - 6.65m - click here
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Specifications table

Domestic   Other
Max POB 7 Length [m] 6.5
Cabins 1 Beam [m] 2.5
Doubles & Singles 1 doubles Draft [m] 0.7
Heads N Engine 150 Mercury 4 stroke
Showers salt Fuel Petrol 91
Hot water N Fuel Capacity 150lt
Water capacity salt water only Approx. Consumption 20-35 Ltr/H
Instruments Depth / (Fish) / Speed Cruising Speed 25 to 30 kts
Chart plotter Y - colour   Wash down pump Y
Swimming Ladder Y Anchor Winch Y
Entertainment stereo Steering Hydraulic
Registered Trailer Y All weather Lockable Hardtop



Other info

  • Length/LOA: 6.500/6.750
  • Approx. Hull Weight: 1000 kgs
  • Beam: 2.35
  • Transom Deadrise: Variable 18 V
  • Freeboard: .83
  • Transom Height: 25
  • HP Required: 115-200
  • Marine Grade 5mm chines.
  • Fully welded 4mm tread plate floor giving underfloor buoyancy.
  • 4mm sides and top.
  • Portofino style transom.
  • Cabin hatch.
  • Self draining anchor locker with hatch.
  • Water deflectors.
  • Large storage area with 3 hatch covers (depending on specs).
  • Double bow spit and bow roller with rope guides.
  • Fishing rod storage along side of cockpit.
  • Dive platform, ladder & 3 handrails.
  • Footsteps.
  • Dash handrails.
  • Cabin handrails.
  • Overhead console.
  • 170 Litre underfloor fuel tank with sender & overflow surge tank.
  • rope, chain & a 9kg anchor.
  • Hydraulic steering.
  • Bilge pump 1100 GPH.
  • Lower oar racks.
  • Auxiliary outboard bracket.
  • 15 Yamaha aux.
  • Wiring harness.
  • Full length keel wear strip.
  • Deluxe helm seats and upholstery.  
  • Sliding wheelhouse windows.
  • Lined cabin.
  • Cabin shelves.
  • Padded squabs in cabin with storage underneath.

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"Thanks to you and the Compass Charter team for the great day we had in the amazing beautiful Marlborough Sounds. Would love to come back within 12 months although not sure if I will be able to manage that. For sure I will connect again when ever I will be in New Zealand." - Chartered Orion

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