The Makaira Gen3 850 is the tow anywhere weekender that deliver diesel efficiency in a easy to handle size

Quick Specs

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Length Over All

8.5m / 27.9ft

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2.7m / 8.9ft

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Fuel Tank Capacity

550L / 145gal

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Weight On Trailer

4000kg / 8800lbs

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Recommended Engine

Mercury 3.0L V6 270hp bravo

Detailed Specifications

Model Spec
  • Makaira Boats Lloyds standard 5083 Aluminium hull construction with flared bow.
  • Sand blasted roof Painted cabin top and roof (matterhorn white). Nyalic finishes the remainder of the boat.
  • Inbuilt 550L aluminium fuel tank with gunwale filler and breather
  • Mercury 3.0L V6 diesel with bravo leg
  • 2x tuna tubes and large live bait tank.
  • 8 fully welded rod holders
  • 11 rod holders in rocket launcher Gaff and side storage
  • 4x Fore deck and side deck welded bollards
  • Limited lifetime warranty on hull for original owner (10 years transferable)
  • Full length bunks in cuddy cabin
  • Large bait station with 4 rod holders and 2 drink holders
  •  Makaira Boats 850 Tandem Alloy trailer. Trailmax 4WD winch, 17000lb 12v including remote. Built to COF standard
  • Custom 6mm curved toughened glass wind screens and sliding side windows
  • 2 x Black Powder Coated Cule Hatch 507 x 377mm in roof Black Powder Coated Cule Hatch 627 x 627mm in fore-deck
  • Lock up wheelhouse bulkhead with electric pillar less drop down window to port side, Bi-fold door to starboard side.
  • U dek applied to deck and gunwales
  • Marine foam fwd cabin and wheelhouse squabs upholstered with marine fabric on marine ply bases. Customers choice of colour.
  • Deluxe flip up bolster helm seat on sliding base and fixed pedestal.
  • Vinyl upholstered dash Vinyl upholstered squabs in cockpit
  • Marine carpet applied to forward and cuddy cabin
  • Garmin MFD 8616
  • GSD26 Garmin CHIRP professional sonar Module
  • Garmin VHF110i International with 2.4m aerial and stainless steel fold down base
  • Garmin NZ maps Airmar SS175HW and SS175L through hull transducer
  • Fusion stereo MS-RA670 Marine Stereo with Bluetooth and NMEA 2000.
  • 2x XS-F65 Speakers
  • 2x XS-F40 Speakers
  • Makaira 970 wiring loom including switch panel
  • 2x USB ports 2x Gunnel mounted electric reel plugs
  • Deep cycle house and start batteries in battery boxes.
  • Lighting: 4 x LED interior lights (Round Stainless Steel trim)
  • 2 x Hella white LED deck spot lights
  • Fold down LED Anchor light, 600mm High Stainless steel LED navigation lights

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The Makaira Difference

8mm 5083 Non Developable Warped Aluminium hulls

Our hulls are designed around Lloyds structural standards and have a limited lifetime warranty

Built entirely in-house

Designed by qualified Naval Architects with the latest software

Prioritising on-water performance

Quality materials

Learn about Makaira's unique build process