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Maxum 2900 SE with Axius (2009-)
(w/ 2 x 260-hp MerCruiser 5.0 MPI Axius)

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Brief Summary

The team at US Marine tells us their goal with the 2900 SE and all new models is an upgrade in the use of technology, new styling, and a higher quality of finish. This new model from Maxum is the first new model to have the Axius system. The cockpit's Active Seating includes twin rotating forward seats and a three-position convertible rear seat. The cabin is accented by designer Sunbrella interior fabrics, three levels of solid-surface countertops and an art-deco inspired cluster of port lights on the starboard side.

Key Features

New Features for 2009:

  • Optional real teak swim platform decking adds beauty and a comfortable touch, using only sustainably farmed teak wood
  • New stereo upgrade option includes digital storage for up to 20 CDs and USB input
  • New Sunbrella interior color option - Baltic.
  • MerCruiser control cables for smoother, more accurate shifting
  • Teak entry steps designed for marine environment look great and resist wear
  • Stainless steel accents on galley appliances (microwave and refrigerator)
  • New through-bolted elliptical cleats with no exposed fasteners and polished stainless steel anchor roller
  • Optional Axius system makes docking and maneuvering in tight spaces easier by using a joystick to move and rotate the boat in any direction.
  • Optional 1800W inverter to run microwave and small appliances without a generator or shore power.
  • Optional 2KW radar improves confidence and safety when operating in low visibility.
  • Optional cross-tie cleats mounted low on the swim platform offer safer mooring options
  • Specifications

    Length Overall 30' 0''
    9.14 m
    Beam 9' 11''
    3.02 m
    Dry Weight 10,187 lbs.
    4,621 kg
    Tested Weight N/A
    Draft 3' 3''
    .99 m
    - Draft Up N/A
    - Draft Down N/A
    - Air Draft N/A
    Deadrise/Transom 18 deg.
    Max Headroom N/A
    Bridge Clearance 9' 9''
    2.97 m
    Weight Capacity N/A
    Person Capacity N/A
    Fuel Capacity 125 gal.
    473.1 L
    Water Capacity 30 gal.
    113.6 L
    Length on Trailer N/A
    Height on Trailer N/A
    Trailer Weight N/A
    Total Weight
    (Trailer, Boat, & Engine)

    Prices, features, designs, and equipment are subject to change. Please see your local dealer or visit the builder's website for the latest information available on this boat model.

    Engine Options

    Std. Power 2 x 220-hp MerCruiser 4.3L MPI
    Tested Power 2 x 260-hp MerCruiser 5.0 MPI Axius
    Opt. Power 2 x 260-hp MerCruiser 5.0L MPI
    2 x 300-hp MerCruiser 350 MAG MPI
    2 x 200-hp MerCruiser 8.2L
    Axius Joystick Control System
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    Acceleration Times & Test Conditions

    Time To Plane Not Available
    0 to 30 Not Available
    Ratio 2.2:1
    Props 22 cup 3-blade stainless steel
    Load Load: 4 persons, Fuel: 1/2 full, Water: none, Gear: minimal
    Climate Temp: 80 deg., Humid: 85%, Wind: none, Seas: calm

    Maxum 2900 SE with Axius (2009-) Line Drawing


    Captain's Report

    Test Result Highlights

    • Top speed for the Maxum 2900 SE with Axius (2009-) is 40.4 mph (65 kph), burning 37.2 gallons per hour (gph) or 140.8 liters per hour (lph).
    • Best cruise for the Maxum 2900 SE with Axius (2009-) is 30.1 mph (48.4 kph), and the boat gets 1.40 miles per gallon (mpg) or 0.6 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 158 miles (254.28 kilometers).
    • Tested power is 2 x 260-hp MerCruiser 5.0 MPI Axius.

    Standard and Optional Features

    Marine Electronics

    GPS/Chart Optional
    Radar Optional
    VHF Radio Optional


    Air Cond./Heat Optional
    Battery Charger/Converter Standard
    CD Stereo Standard
    Head: Fixed Standard
    Power Steering Standard
    Shore Power Standard
    Trim Tabs Standard
    TV/DVD Standard
    Washdown: Fresh Water Standard
    Water Heater Standard
    Windlass Standard


    Microwave Standard
    Refrigerator Standard
    Stove Standard

    Exterior Features

    Carpet: Cockpit Standard Snap-in Runners
    Ice Chest Standard
    Outlet: 12-Volt Acc Standard
    Swim Ladder Standard
    Swim Platform Standard
    Transom Door Standard
    Transom Shower Standard
    Wet bar Standard


    Bimini Top Standard
    Cockpit Cover Optional
    Full Canvas Optional

    Boats More Than 30 Feet

    Generator Optional


    Hull Warranty
    Limited 5-Year Structural

    Deck Warranty
    Limited 5-Year Structural Yes
    NMMA Certification Other Certification Yes Meets USCG Standards
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