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Features

Start system Electric start
Multi-point sequential electronic fuel injection Standard
Two-stage gear reduction system Standard
Offset driveshaft Standard
Over-rev. limiter Standard
Low oil pressure caution Standard
Speedometer pickup on gear case Standard
Suzuki anti-corrosion system Standard

Specs.

Shaft length X: 635mm (25") | XX: 762mm (30")
Starting system Electric
Weight X: 275kg | XX: 284kg
Engine type DOHC 24-valve
Fuel delivery system Multi-point sequential electronic fuel injection
No. of cylinders V6 (55-degree)
Piston displacement 3,614cm3
Bore x Stroke 95mm x 85mm
Maximum output 165.0kW
Full throttle operating range 5,000–6,000rpm
Steering Remote
Oil pan capacity 8.0 litres
Ignition system Fully-transistorised
Alternator 12V 54A
Engine mounting Shear mount
Trim method Power trim & tilt
Gear ratio 2.29:1
Gear shift F-N-R
Exhaust Through prop hub exhaust
Propeller selection (pitch) 17"–27.5" (s/s)
Warranty 5 years for recreational use

Performance Tests

Click below to view a performance test on the DF225 Outboard

DF225
Boat Performance Test

australian master marine 7.0 m tournament
DF225 Features
  • Start system
  • Multi-point sequential electronic fuel injection
  • Two-stage gear reduction system
  • Offset driveshaft
  • Over-rev. limiter
  • Low oil pressure caution
  • Speedometer pickup on gear case
  • Suzuki anti-corrosion system

Tested on Australian Master Marine 7.0 M Tournament


Test Conditions
Date: 31/04/2014
Location: Pine River, QLD
Conditions: Calm, High Tide
Temperature: 26_C
Crew: 2
Test Boat: Australian Master Marine 7.0 M Tournament
Length: 7.0 M
Beam: 2.5 M
Dry Weight: 1950 KG
Max Horsepower: 225
Fuel Capacity: 300 L
Weight as tested: 2400 KG (est)
Outboard: Suzuki DF225
Horsepower:225
Cylinder:V6
Weight:263 KG
Gear Ratio:2.29:1
Propeller:
Conclusion
Optimal Cruise Speed: 41.1 KM/H (23.8 Knots)
Cruise Range (Approx) Based on 95% Fuel Capacity: 407 KM
Maximum Speed: 67 KM/H (36 Knots)
0-40km/h: 4.28 SEC

Suzuki Performance Figures

RPM Av KM/H L/Hr Av L/KM
650 5.65 1.65 0.3
1000 8.6 2.7 0.35
1500 10.45 5.05 0.5
2000 13.3 7.95 0.6
2500 17.3 12.6 0.75
3000 25.1 17.2 0.7
3500 33.6 23.05 0.7
4000 41.1 26.65 0.7
4500 48.9 37.4 0.8
5000 54.8 46.2 0.85
5500 59.4 56.55 0.95
6000 67 71.8 1.1

Suzuki Fuel Consumption Comparison

Features

Start system Electric start
Multi-point sequential electronic fuel injection Standard
Two-stage gear reduction system Standard
Offset driveshaft Standard
Over-rev. limiter Standard
Low oil pressure caution Standard
Speedometer pickup on gear case Standard
Suzuki anti-corrosion system Standard

Specs.

Shaft length X: 635mm (25") | XX: 762mm (30")
Starting system Electric
Weight X: 275kg | XX: 284kg
Engine type DOHC 24-valve
Fuel delivery system Multi-point sequential electronic fuel injection
No. of cylinders V6 (55-degree)
Piston displacement 3,614cm3
Bore x Stroke 95mm x 85mm
Maximum output 165.0kW
Full throttle operating range 5,000–6,000rpm
Steering Remote
Oil pan capacity 8.0 litres
Ignition system Fully-transistorised
Alternator 12V 54A
Engine mounting Shear mount
Trim method Power trim & tilt
Gear ratio 2.29:1
Gear shift F-N-R
Exhaust Through prop hub exhaust
Propeller selection (pitch) 17"–27.5" (s/s)
Warranty 5 years for recreational use

Performance Data Downloads

Click below to view a performance test on the DF225 Outboard

DF225
Boat Performance Test

australian master marine 7.0 m tournament
#58 Features
  • Start system
  • Multi-point sequential electronic fuel injection
  • Two-stage gear reduction system
  • Offset driveshaft
  • Over-rev. limiter
  • Low oil pressure caution
  • Speedometer pickup on gear case
  • Suzuki anti-corrosion system

Tested on Australian Master Marine 7.0 M Tournament


Test Conditions
Date: 31/04/2014
Location: Pine River, QLD
Conditions: Calm, High Tide
Temperature: 26_C
Crew: 2
Test Boat: Australian Master Marine 7.0 M Tournament
Length: 7.0 M
Beam: 2.5 M
Dry Weight: 1950 KG
Max Horsepower: 225
Fuel Capacity: 300 L
Weight as tested: 2400 KG (est)
Outboard: Suzuki DF225
Horsepower:225
Cylinder:V6
Weight:263 KG
Gear Ratio:2.29:1
Propeller:
Conclusion
Optimal Cruise Speed: 41.1 KM/H (23.8 Knots)
Speed:
Maximum Speed: 67 KM/H (36 Knots)
0-40km/h: 4.28 SEC

Suzuki Performance Figures

RPM Av KM/H L/Hr Av L/KM
650 5.65 1.65 0.3
1000 8.6 2.7 0.35
1500 10.45 5.05 0.5
2000 13.3 7.95 0.6
2500 17.3 12.6 0.75
3000 25.1 17.2 0.7
3500 33.6 23.05 0.7
4000 41.1 26.65 0.7
4500 48.9 37.4 0.8
5000 54.8 46.2 0.85
5500 59.4 56.55 0.95
6000 67 71.8 1.1

Suzuki Fuel Consumption Comparison