Explorer 568

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Cruise Craft boats are known for their predictable ride and this one is no exception. If you’re after something to please the whole family, including fishing, cruising and watersports, then the Explorer 568 is going to tick all the boxes.

You are sure to be just as impressed when you take to the helm for the first time. This is a boat with no compromise in performance, features or comfort. It’s a design with sweet flowing lines…just how a Cruise Craft should look.
From stem to stern, the Explorer 568 offers the utmost in quality. The cuddy cab provides ample storage and shelter, while the cockpit is spacious and beamy to handle a boatload of anglers.
Then hit the throttle! The smooth ride has to be experienced to be properly appreciated. In true Explorer fashion, the 568 tracks like a laser and handles with all the composure of a family classic. When you reach your favourite fishing mark, the stability at anchor is simply remarkable.

Specs Overview
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Hull Length
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Weight BMT
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Fuel Capacity
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Specifications​
Hull Length5.68m18ft 6in
Length Overall on Trailer (motor vertical)6.80m 
Height Overall at highest point on Trailer3.10m (Approx) 
Height Overall at windscreen on Trailer2.31m (Approx) 
Weight BMT1900kg (Approx) 
Max Beam2.33m7ft 8in
Deadrise at Transom20 degrees 
Power Outboard115hp (minimum)150hp (maximum)
Max No. Persons5400kg
Max Load800kg 
Fuel Capacity160L 

All heights, lengths & widths are based on an applicable Cruise Craft trailer.

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Explorer 568 Brochure & Performance Bulletin’s

Cruise Craft Explorer 568 The Explorer 568 is an Absolute Stunner

The 568 tracks like a laser and handles with all the composure of a family classic

Key Standard Features
Convenience
Boarding Ladder – Rear – Stainless Steel Grab Handle – Dash Recess – Stainless Steel
Grab Handle – Transom Ladder – Stainless Steel Drink Holder on Dash
Fusion MS-RA60 Marine Stereo with 2 x 6.5” XS Series 200 Watt Speakers Padded Cabin Rails & Upholstered Bunk Cushions
Foot Rest – Pair – Driver and Passenger – Stainless Steel Rear Bulkhead Curtain
Rear Bulkhead Hatch – Under Transom Step Rear Padded Coaming
Seat Frames with Slide, Swivel & President Seats – Pair Under Bunk Storage
Hydraulic Steering Walk Through Transom Door
Fishing
Heavy Duty Stainless Steel Rod Holders with Drains – One Pair Side Pocket Rod/Gaff Racks – Holds Two Rods Each Side
Under Floor Fuel Tank – 160Ltr
Hull and Deck Hardware
Anchor Locker Drain Anchor Locker Hatch
Bow Eye Latch and Release Bow Rail – Stainless Steel
Cabin Lining Cleats – Stainless Steel – One Pair at Rear
Cockpit Carpet – Clip-Out Cockpit Side Pockets
Complete Composite Construction – NO ROT! Cross Bollard – Bow
Drain Plug/Bung Forward Access Hatch
Raised Nylon Battery Pads Roller Fairlead
Transom U-Bolts Vinyl Ester Tie-Layer
Windscreen – Curved – With Stainless Steel Grab Rail
Lighting
Cockpit LED Light – Pair Navigation LED Lights – Port, Starboard & Riding
Power, Batteries and Fuel
100 Litres of Fuel – Less Fuel Used On Factory Watertest Dual Battery Management System with VSR – Inc Two Century Marine Batteries
12V Power Outlet & USB Power Outlet
Safety
Bilge Pump with Built in Water Sensor – 800GPH Compass
EPIRB with GPS 406MZ – Manual Activation Fire Extinguisher (1kg)
Foam Filling Garmin VHF 215i Marine Radio

Specifications & Features subject to change.

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