The MerCruiser BRAVO THREE X Sterndrive twin-prop design says it all. Whether in a single-unit or twin-unit application, the Bravo Three is an efficient drive built without compromise. Perhaps it’s the best-in-class shifting or its counter-rotating propeller design – enabling agile handling in reverse for precision maneuverability. And the greaseable gimbal bearing makes for an easy ownership experience – allowing for service without removing the drive unit. The Bravo Three XR Diesel drive, standard on our TDI 4.2 engine, is a super-strength drive with high-performance attributes.Featuring a highly efficient counter-rotating twin-prop design, Bravo Three drives deliver superior holeshot for fast planing, great acceleration, world-class performance and precision manoeuvrability, in forward and reverse. Whether you’re navigating in a crowded marina, docking in tight quarters, or simply throttling up for top performance, Bravo Three drives make handling intuitive, even in large boats.They’re also easy to maintain. The greaseable gimbal bearing allows for servicing without removing the drive unit and results in reduced costs. Available in single or twin installations, these drives can accommodate speeds of up to 65 mph and provide up to 525hp when paired with petrol engines.
MerCruiser BRAVO THREE X Sterndrive Features:
– Precision shimmed near-net forged helical steel gears for quiet operation and durability.- XK360 low copper alloy for corrosion resistance.- Tri-Paint System (Irridite, EDP & Powder Paint) creates a tough, durable corrosion resistant barrier.- Armored trim lines protect hydraulic system from debris.- Twin props & large rudder area with Bravo Three allows uncompromised handling for single-engine boats up to 65 mph.- Trim limit switch trims drive angle for maximum performance every time.- Through-Prop exhaust maximizes power and reduces noise levels.- Drive Lube Monitor – Alarm warns if drive lube is low.- Permalube U-Joint – Virtually No Maintenance.- Greaseable Drive Coupler – No added cost to pull the boat from water.- Greaseable Gimbal Bearing – Do not need to remove the drive for service.- Power Trim XD Automatically Returns Drive to the Water to Maintain Full Control in an Emergency.