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226 SSi - BoatTest.com (2012)

Engineered To Delight And Excite

What's it like to own a 226 SSi? Pull up on the launch ramp with style lines like no other. Take to the water with the confidence there isn't a better built boat in this size range. Innovative appointments make a quality statement. User-friendly features ensure every trip to the water is pure pleasure. Up front, a wide bow walkway leads to adult-sized seats with storage below. A built-in forward ice chest and a removable Igloo cooler keeps everyone onboard refreshed. Fiberglass liner construction creates precise fit and finish and is built to last.


 

Custom Fit To Enjoy


Bow Seating

Bow Storage

Bow Door

Bow Table

The adult sized bow area is accented with two-tone upholstery. The chaise lounge seats have comfortable armrests. Full length stainless steel rails are accessible both inside and dockside. There's loads of cargo space under the bow seats. An insulated chest drains overboard so there's never a meltdown at day's end. Chaparral's Wide Tech bow design features full backrest cushions, recessed drink holders and water resistant speakers. Keep cool breezes in check with the bow door. The forward anchor locker is big enough for a line and chain and features a rattle-free locking cradle. The 226's Wide Tech design is enhanced with a non-skid deck and flush-mount hardware.

 

Enjoy The Ride Of A Lifetime


H2O GAUGES

SSI GAUGES

Multifunction digital gauges deliver vital information and are built for precision operation in the demanding marine environment. Our fog resistant gauges feature stainless steel bezels. An hour meter and digital depth gauge are standard.

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OPTIONAL GARMIN ELECTRONICS

Each of our models Can be equipped with optional Garmin electronics to suit whatever need you may have on the water. The Garmin units offered show what happens when very complex, sophisticated technology is made extremely easy for you to use. A sensible menu, simplified navigation and helpful support all provide you the most enjoyable navigational experience possible.

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EASILY ACCESSIBLE CIRCUIT BREAKERS

All of our models feature state of the art circuit breakers designed with you in mind. These water resistant breakers are located in order to be easily reached while on the water. No more fumbling with fuses while fishing, simply reset the breaker and you are back in business!


A LOOK INSIDE THE 226 SSi

CONSOLE STORAGE

Keep your onboard items dry in the console storage compartment. Perfect for large carry-ons and safety equipment.

PORT CONSOLE

Styled to match the driver's console, a locking glove box provides secure storage for small personal items.

COCKPIT TABLE

The standard dinette table can do double duty in the cockpit. The side mount design adds legroom.

COCKPIT SEATING

With a 12-passenger capacity, the 226 is an open invitation for family and friends to enjoy life Chaparral style.

COCKPIT STORAGE

Lift up the U-shaped seat cushions and uncover enormous storage areas.

FLOOR STORAGE

The infloor ski locker features a strong but lightweight fiberglass lid that is hinged for one-handed operation. Inside, a rubber mat keeps scratches to a minimum.


 

THUMBS UP IN EVERY WAY


Sun Lounge

Walk-Thru

Utility Access

Swim Platform

The aft sun pad has a hinged cushion that easily transforms to a chaise lounge. A transom walk-thru allows you to transition from bow to stern without ever leaving a soggy footprint on the upholstery. The integrated swim platform rates best-in-class. The three step telescopic ladder mounts in its own compartment. Pull-up cleats are part of the Premium Package. A protective rub rail surrounds the low-profile platform. Twin gas fills make stops at the gas dock easy. The telescoping ladder makes it easy to get out of the water.


 

THROTTLE DOWN AND EXPERIENCE THE EXTENDED V-PLANE DIFFERENCE


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LOW SPEED STABILITY

Our hull design utilizes an extended running surface, allowing the "v-plane" to continue aft of the transom. This creates superior stability under nearly all driving conditions.

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EFFICIENT FUEL ECONOMY

Less time at the pump means more time in the water and more money for bait. The hydro-lift provides a quick plane time, creating one of the most fuel efficient boats in their class.

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FEATHER SOFT RIDE

A fishing trip feels like a day cruise when you're out on a Chaparral. Engineered by the best for the worst of conditions, you will feel the difference that hydro-lift provides.

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PRECISE CORNERING AGILITY

The extended running surface coupled with the tight aft hull corners delivers everything you need when you're taking sharp turns. These hulls drive like a luxury automobile.

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DRY RIDING FREEBOARD

Enjoy dry comfort aboard any Chaparral due to our high freeboard. Feel secure in the deep cockpits. You'll be amazed at the size, all while maintaining a sleek profile.

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FULL THROTTLE EXCITEMENT

With a forward keel designed to cut through the water like a knife, high-octane pleasure awaits. Quick acceleration delivers the ride of a lifetime each time you leave the dock.


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CUSTOMER SATISFACTION THAT MATCHES THE QUALITY OF OUR BOATS

Chaparral's dealer network is trained to provide first-rate customer service. The process starts by building the boats right. Then your Chaparral dealer takes over. Our network is dedicated to making both the buying process and regular maintenance effortless. Then, when the day comes, they’ll handle your trade as you step up. Chaparral has earned the prestigious NMMA CSI award for excellence in customer satisfaction nine years in a row, and we have won these awards for every category of boat we make, a claim that most rivals cannot make.