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This family operated company has made steady contributions to recreational boating since it produced its first two models (19-footers) back in 1986. In the 26 years that have passed, Monterey has become one of the larger independently owned boat manufacturers in the U.S. Based in Williston, Florida, it produces a range of family-friendly sport boats, cruisers and sport yachts sized from 18 to 40 feet. Monterey models are known for their contemporary styling and reliable construction, and the builder has a solid reputation for customer service. Monterey received Marine Industry Customer Satisfaction Awards from the National Marine Manufacturers Association for five consecutive years. In addition, the builder’s lifetime limited warranty for hulls and decks is one of the most competitive guarantees in the industry.

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Monterey 197FS

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Boat Description

This mean multitasking machine can hold its own whether you are fishing, cruising, or enjoying watersports. For the Angler in the family, the 197 Fishing Package comes standard with a large aerated livewell, fishing rod storage, trolling motor and custom fishing seats. Anyone who just enjoys spending the day on the water cruising with their family will also love the 197.

Features such as port and starboard bucket seats, built in cooler, and ample storage including fiberglass bow backrest storage make the 197 roomy, and functional. For the watersports enthusiast, a stainless steel ski pylon is also available.

Boat Details
Beam 8 ft 4 inMax Draft 2 ft 10 in
Draft Board/Drive Up 1 ft 4 inHull Material Fiberglass
Hull Shape Modified VeeFuel Capacity 36 gal
Length Overall 19 ft 7 inDeadrise at Transom 19°
Water Capacity 8 gal   
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