Cobalt 222 Bowrider Chowchilla CA

The Cobalt 222 Bowrider has a number of features designed to meet ever-evolving customer tastes (stainless-trimmed rubber foot rests and push button switches) and needs (lots of storage and cooler capacity under the deck and inside the forward consoles).

R J Sales
(559) 674-2142
6306 Road 26 1/2
Madera, CA
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Canvas Shop
(559) 439-6660
10724 Highway 41
Madera, CA
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Pacific Marine Center
(559) 432-2277
10452 N. Hwy. 41
Madera, CA
 
Canvas West
(559) 447-9935
10204 Highway 41
Madera, CA
Services
Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, Supplies, Storage

Semper Speed & Marine
(559) 436-1888
10854 North Highway 41
Madera, CA
 
Bohner Lacefield Marine
(559) 431-0336
10740 Hwy 41
Madera, CA
Services
New Boat Sales, Used Boat Sales, Engine Repair, Boat Storage
Hours
M-F 830am-530pm; Sat 820am-330pm Sunday - closed

Central Valley Auto Sales
(559) 822-2200
41453 Avenue 14 1/2
Madera, CA
 
Semper Speed & Marine
(559) 436-1888
10816 Highway 41 # C
Madera, CA
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Fresno Marine & Performance
(559) 822-2288
14718 Highway 41
Madera, CA
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Bohner Boat & Marine Inc
(559) 431-0336
10740 Highway 41
Madera, CA
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Cobalt 222 Bowrider

Provided by:

Click here for more content from JDPower.com

Model Introduction
The Cobalt 222 Bowrider has a number of features designed to meet ever-evolving customer tastes (stainless-trimmed rubber foot rests and push button switches) and needs (lots of storage and cooler capacity under the deck and inside the forward consoles). For loyal Cobalt aficionados, the 222 replaces the 226, with the new boat adding a little freeboard, which results in a higher cockpit coaming (it's a full 32 in. deep inside) and more internal volume for all that storage capacity.

The Cobalt 222 Bowrider is the third smallest bowrider (there are also 20- and 21-ft. models) in the builder's lineup, however, the same basic components and construction materials go into the 222 as in Cobalt's larger models. A high quality, thoughtfully designed boat, it serves as a good introduction to the line. The boat is rated for 12 passengers or a total of 1,800 lbs. of passengers and gear.

Construction
After the gelcoat is sprayed on the mold, a vinylester-based Zycon barrier coat that's about the same thickness as the gelcoat (22 mils.) goes on the bottom (to protect against blistering) and the sides (to reduce print through). The bottom is a solid fiberglass laminate, while SprayCore (80 mils.) is used on the sides to further prevent print through. The hull is supported by a network or high-hat hollow stringers that are flanged and bonded to the hull with an extremely strong adhesive. Marine-grade plywood bulkheads are tabbed to the hull and the stringers. The single-piece deck liner goes on next, attached to the hull with a shoebox joint, with stainless steel self-tapping screws at every foot into a strip of pressure-treated plywood. Two more rows of screws follow, securing on the rubrail and stainless insert. ...

Click here to read the rest of the article at JDPower.com