"Orion" - McLay 650 Cruiser HT

  • "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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 Specification Table

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 Lt/H
Instruments Depth/(Fish)/Speed
Cruising Speed 25 to 30 knots
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

Need a slightly larger runabout?

"Legend" - Rayglass 2150 - 200 HP - 6.65m - Click here

or a small launch "Sakura II" - Bayliner 288 Cruiser - Click here

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Get your crew organised and book 6 months or more in advance and get an additional 5% off your daily rate with our EARLY BOOKERS DISCOUNT.

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