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VC 5.0

Boat, Engine & Trailer Packages Starting From $64,950

The Details

Safety

  • Australian Standard 1799 compliant
  • ABP Safety Standards
  • Inbuilt buoyancy foam for upright floatation
  • Navigations Lights
  • Self-draining cockpit

Commercial Operations

  • Vessel is suitable for 5 passengers/crew in 2D/E/
    Restricted 2C commercial use

 

Specifications

  • Length:                         5.0m
  • External Beam:           2.3m
  • Internal Beam:            1.9m
  • Deadrise:                      20deg
  • Maximum Adults:       5
  • Configuration:             Centre Console
  • Recommended HP:    Single 70hp to 140hp
  • Leg Length:                  25”
  • Fuel Tank:                   100L
  • Vacuum infused advanced composite construction hull and deck
  • Hull construction features:
    • vinyl ester resin
    • solid running surfaces
    • foam-cored topsides
    • multi-axial fabrics used throughout
  • Dry Hull Weight:         600kg (no engine)
  • Tow Weight:               1350kg fully fueled

 

Standard inclusions

  • 70hp Yamaha Four-stroke outboard
  • Drive on galvanised trailer
  • Centre console with windscreen
  • Hydraulic steering
  • Convertible helm seat
  • Lockers:
    • Anchor
    • Built-in esky fwd
    • Twin under deck
    • Helm Console
    • Tackle storage
    • Aft seats each side
    • Twin bilge pumps
    • Centreline alloy fuel tank
    • Stern boarding ladder

 

Optional Features

  • Composite arch
  • T-top roof
  • Hull Wrap
  • Synthetic Flooring
  • 60 litre live Bait tank/fillet station
  • Fishing rod holders x 6
  • Casting platform
  • Anchor winch

What’s the difference?

 

All Vapor Cats feature a unique bow shape that produces an extended waterline length and facilitates a finer entry angle thus giving the vessel handling characteristics typical of much larger vessels.

The unique asymmetric tunnel geometry generates spray at specific points inside the tunnel creating a high-density air/water vapor cushion that the hull then rides on. The result is a significantly dampened ride and reduced fuel consumption. Full-length longitudinal steps give the hull efficient lift and dynamic stability and the catamaran hull configuration gives superior stability in all conditions. Additionally, all Vapor Cats feature self-draining decks ensuring superior swamping protection.

All Vapor Cats are designed and built to Australian commercial craft standards (NSCV). This means that if you use your boat for private use you know that the structure, stability and floatation of your Vapor Cat will keep you and your family safe. If you are a commercial operator you will benefit from the lower towing weight of the advanced composite construction and the increased passenger capacity of the Vapor Cats compared to a similar length monohull.

Center Console Design

The VC 5.0 features a traditional centre console layout, economical single-engine, built-in fuel tank, built-in live bait tank, built-in fillet station & accommodation for up to 5 passengers. Fitted with foam flotation it complies with all Australian recreational standards.

Run rings around your monohull riding mates and experience the performance & stability only an asymmetric catamaran can offer.

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