Regulator Marine is known the world over for producing some of the finest vessels capable of traversing the most demanding stretches of water. Founded in 1988 with the goal of providing enthusiasts with vessels that provide the ultimate in fishability, safety and comfort, Regulator Marine spares no expense in the creation of a legendary ride. Built one hull at a time at their modern 60,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Edenton, North Carolina, Regulator’s extensive line is recognized for high quality craftsmanship, rugged durability and impressive offshore performance.
While the all-new 23-footer might appear small on paper, the transom bracket isn’t accounted for and the true measurement is 27 feet 6 inches. Like all Regulator models, the 23 features a molded fiberglass stringer system that adds an enormous amount of strength to the hull while eliminating much of the stress at the deck, liner and hull joint. The Regulator 23 isn’t a monster, but the spacious layout provides immense storage including twin 160-quart insulated compartments under the forward seating, a 23-gallon transom livewell and a 120-quart transom fishbox. Furthermore, all deck hatches are finished on both sides and feature deep gutters to make certain gear stays dry. The bottom line is that the fishability and efficiency of this industry leading 23-foot powerhouse is unparalleled, with a single Yamaha 300 HP mounted on the transom propelling this soon to be classic to a top speed of just over 46 MPH!
Adapting to the growing trend of on the water connectivity, Regulator Marine recently partnered with Fusion to integrate their exclusive entertainment solutions including Bluetooth streaming and revolutionary FUSION-Link technology for access, control and communication with leading multifunction displays, remotes, compatible screens and popular mobile computing devices. If you’re looking for the most capable and connected 23-footer on the market you owe it to yourself to take a close look at the newest legend. Regulator Marine, 252.482.3837, regulatormarine.com
Fuel Capacity 149 gal.
Dry Weight 6,200 lb.
Max HP 300
MSRP $86,995 (w/Yamaha F300 HP)
Lee’s Tackle Sidewinder
Lee’s Tackle is a fourth generation, family owned and operated business that has been providing high quality fishing equipment since 1920. A factory direct option available from Regulator, Lee’s Sidewinder telescoping outriggers are relied upon by many of the industry’s leading boat manufacturers. Strong and durable, Sidewinder outrigger base mounts are available in a polished or brushed finish, but can also be powerdcoated to match an existing T-top. These superb outrigger base mounts lock in two positions—0° for transit and 80° for trolling—while also providing five height adjustments for raising and lowering the outriggers. With internal Delrin and nylon bearing surfaces there’s no metal-to-metal contact or moving components to rust. The mounting plate fits on most T-tops and accepts Lee’s 16- and 18-foot outrigger poles. Lee’s Tackle, leetackle.com