The Charter Locker
A Fleet of Twin Powered Sport Fishers
Fully Licensed & Insured
with Experienced Captains & Crews
The Strong Persuader, a 43’ Merritt, is a tournament winning fishing vessel, extensively appointed for comfort and luxury. It offers ultimate experience in Hawaii Sportfishing … and first class service.
She is painted “fighting lady yellow” with black paint below water line hull. The gold leaf name on the varnished teak transom reads, “STRONG PERSUADER”. The house, and Fly Bridge, are yellow with white, and cockpit decks are teak. She is equipped with an aluminum tuna tower. There is a single helm station on the fly bridge, one in the cockpit and one in the tuna tower. “STRONG PERSUADER” is powered by new 2009 twin 450 Hp. CTA Cummins Marine diesels. She has an estimated cruising speed of 27 knots at 2300 R.P.M. Maximum is 2600 RPM.
Information & Reservations:
Office located at Gentry's Kona Marina, Honokohau Harbor
74-425 Kealakehe Parkway #16
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740