Jan 25, 2018

The 627 is the largest outboard in world. New cylinder heads and camshaft, an uprated fuel-injection system, and revised ECU calibration combine to make the most powerful outboard on the planet even more powerful. The increased power translates to an engine that pushes the ever-bigger Super Consoles with ease, simultaneously delivering class-redefining performance and improved fuel economy. Multiple gearcase options and a selection of gear ratios in the ZF electronically controlled wet clutch transmissions allow Sevens to be tailored to any application, from utility to pure speed, and anywhere in between.

Seven Marine 627HP Outboard Murray Johnston and 627 hp Outboard Caption: the huge outboard makes a striking picture

BC builder, Tactical Yachts of Richmond will have two of these engines on the new 2018 Tactical Custom Boats T40-EY that will be ready for sea trials in March 2018.

Just about everyone who comes by their booth at the Vancouver International Boat Show stops to have their picture taken beside the Seven Marine 627 hp outboard.

2018 Tactical Custom Boats T40 EY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The T40-EY readying for sea trials with two powerful 627s

Tactical's DNA includes:

- Design by Gregory C. Marshall Naval Architects to meet ISO Class B Offshore design standards (40 knot winds / 4 meter seas)
- High performance propulsion options c/w log skegs
- Joystick docking controls
- Forward facing shock mitigating seats
- Hybrid foam collar for increased flotations and stability as well as increased side impact resistance
- Unique steering wheel mounted trim tabs, engine tilt and autopilot controls for high speed safety
- Yacht quality interior and exterior finish
- Optional gyro stabilization

The first of these extreme boats to be introduced is the 40' Express Yacht. It will be fully optioned (see detailed specification) and is referred to as "Tactical One" our top of line. More information is available at www.tacticalboats.com

Destinations

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 Killarney

KillarneyStory and Photos by: Jennifer Harker

We’re aboard Attigouatan, a Pursuit 2260 that normally lives life as a friend’s cottage boat, running back and forth from dock to dock. This will be her longest run in four years, travelling the approximately 120 kilometres (80 miles) northwest from Parry Sound to Killarney, threading our way through the northern reaches of the stunning 30,000 Islands of Georgian Bay’s eastern shoreline.

Her name evokes an early indigenous name for Lake Huron – Spirit Lake. 

Read more about Killarney....

  

Lifestyle

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Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440

Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440By Zuzana Prochazka

There are few things more satisfying than watching someone thumb their nose at tradition and introduce something revolutionary that kicks convention to the curb. French designer, Philippe Briand, has done just that for Jenneau’s new line of Sun Odyssey family cruisers. By starting with a clean sheet, Briand re-thought how we move about on deck and below, and the results on the Jeanneau 440 are game changing.

Jeanneau unveiled the first hull of their 440 in Annapolis with dramatic flair. On command, the plastic that sheathed half the boat...

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