Based on the use cases and criteria I compiled a list of potential boats. The list includes Beneteau Antares 980, Jeanneau Merry Fisher 925, Jeanneau Merry Fisher 10/ Beneteau Antares 30, Tristan 315 Fly, Aquador 32C and Nord Star Patrol 31 Fly.
I created three lists as the boat specification: must have, great to have and nice to have. On those lists, there were a few features that I contemplated therefore listing the pros and cons for those.
Go to part 1: Use cases and general considerations Drive methods Each drive method has its benefits and drawbacks. On the other hand, a specific boat model typically comes with a certain drive type, so the boat dictates the drive method, or vice versa. In addition to the ones listed below, there are jet drives, … Read More “Selecting a boat or a yacht, part 2: Engine and drive considerations” »
When I started looking for a motor boat, I made a pretty extensive study on different options, outlined the criteria and mapped the alternatives. I will write up a blog series about selecting a boat and post it here in four blog posts over next month. The posts will cover the following topics:Part 1: Use … Read More “Selecting a boat or a yacht, part 1: Use cases and general considerations” »