Edgewater Boats 280 Center Console
By Captain Tim Wilson
Edgewater Boats new 280 Center Console comes on the market as a fishing “Class Act”. The boat features the sleek good looks that Edgewater Boats is known for combined with features not commonly enjoyed on a 28 footer. The structure of the boat is solid with Edgewater’s proprietary “Single Piece Infusion” construction process. This unique process brings improved handling for the boat.
In many ways the boat brings a custom feel to the design with features like the fully integrated hard top and “Clear Vision” custom tempered glass windshield, provides an unobstructed sightline. This combined with the aft-skylight brings a level of features not seen in boats this size and use. The custom walk-in center console features an interior double-berth cabin area complete with electric toilet, freshwater sink and pull out shower. Other features that make this boat a fisherman’s dream is the more than adequate storage drawers, large, 28 gallon bait well and cutting board. The Edgewater 280 Center Console has an impressive number of other features and options that enhance its appearance and fishablity. It’s electronics suite may the most impressive with the latest options Garmin has to offer. It comes rigged with Yamaha F250’s or F300’s which provide great range and fuel economy for a vessel this size.
This boat is not for everyone, but it is targeted towards the avid fisherman that loves the bells and whistles. It moves beyond anything most boats in this class with Edgewater Boats attention to detail and the many techno features that are combined with a great ride.