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DF30A FEATURES


Suzuki’s in-line three cylinder DF30A is engineered with Suzuki’s finest technologies and class-leading advantages to put it ahead of the rest.


Multi-point sequential electronic fuel injection Standard
Over-rev. limiter Standard
Low oil pressure caution Standard
Fresh water flushing system Standard
Suzuki anti-corrosion system Standard
Start system Electric or manual
Shallow water drive Standard
Suzuki Lean Burn Control System Standard
Tiller handle Standard
Remote control Optional
Power trim & tilt Optional
Lean Burn
Battery-less electronic fuel injection

SIMILAR OUTBOARDS

DF25A

DF30A SPECS



Shaft length S: 381mm (15") | L: 508mm (20")
Starting system Electric or manual
Weight RS: 71kg | RL: 72kg
Engine type SOHC
Fuel delivery system Electronic fuel injection
No. of cylinders In-line 3
Displacement 490cm3
Bore x Stroke 60.4mm x 57mm
Maximum output 22.1kW
Full throttle operating range 5,300–6,300rpm
Steering Remote | Tiller
Oil pan capacity 1.5L
Ignition system Digital CDI
Alternator RL & EL: 12V 14A | L: 12V 6A (M)
Engine mounting Shear mount
Trim method Power trim & tilt | Gas assist
Gear ratio 2.09:1
Gear shift F-N-R
Exhaust Through prop hub exhaust
Propeller selection (pitch) 10"–14" (Alloy)
Fuel tank capacity Separate 25L
Warranty 5 years for recreational use

DF30A PERFORMANCE TESTS



DF30A tested on Cross Country 4.5m Lap Strake

Test Conditions

Date: 7/12/2016
Location: Brisbane River, QLD
Conditions: Calm, Small Tide Run
Temperature: 34
Crew: 2

Test Boat: Cross Country 4.5m Lap Strake

Length: 4.5m
Beam:
Dry Weight: 350kg
Max Horsepower: 40hp
Fuel Capacity: 25
Weight as tested:

Conclusion

Optimal Cruise Speed: 25.5Km/h
Cruise Range (Approx) Based on 95% Fuel Capacity: 120Km
Maximum Speed: 43Km/h
0-40km/h:

Outboard: Suzuki DF30ATHL

Horsepower:30
Cylinder:3
Weight:72kg
Gear Ratio:2.09:1
Propeller:Suzuki 10.25 x 10" 3 Blade

Suzuki Performance Figures

RPM Av KM/H L/Hr Av L/KM
600 3.9 0.35 0.1
1000 4.6 0.5 0.11
1500 6.8 0.7 0.11
2000 7.85 1 0.13
2500 9.5 1.55 0.17
3000 10.15 2.2 0.22
3500 13.5 3.65 0.27
4000 18.25 4.2 0.23
4500 25.5 5.05 0.18
5000 31.5 6.1 0.18
5500 36.5 7.65 0.18
6000 41 9 0.2
6100 43 9.95 0.23

Suzuki Fuel Consumption Comparison

DF30A tested on Cross Country 4.5m Lap Strake

Test Conditions

Date: 7/12/2016
Location: Brisbane River, QLD
Conditions: Calm, Small Tide Run
Temperature: 34
Crew: 2

Test Boat: Cross Country 4.5m Lap Strake

Length: 4.5m
Beam:
Dry Weight: 350kg
Max Horsepower: 40hp
Fuel Capacity: 25
Weight as tested:

Conclusion

Optimal Cruise Speed: 25.5Km/h
Cruise Range (Approx) Based on 95% Fuel Capacity: 120Km
Maximum Speed: 43Km/h
0-40km/h:

Outboard: Suzuki DF30ATHL

Horsepower:30
Cylinder:3
Weight:72kg
Gear Ratio:2.09:1
Propeller:Suzuki 10.25 x 10" 3 Blade

Suzuki Performance Figures

RPM Av KM/H L/Hr Av L/KM
600 3.9 0.35 0.1
1000 4.6 0.5 0.11
1500 6.8 0.7 0.11
2000 7.85 1 0.13
2500 9.5 1.55 0.17
3000 10.15 2.2 0.22
3500 13.5 3.65 0.27
4000 18.25 4.2 0.23
4500 25.5 5.05 0.18
5000 31.5 6.1 0.18
5500 36.5 7.65 0.18
6000 41 9 0.2
6100 43 9.95 0.23

Suzuki Fuel Consumption Comparison

DF30A tested on Stessl Edgetracker 3.9m

Test Conditions

Date: 6/09/2017
Location: Brisbane, QLD
Conditions: Flat
Temperature: 27 deg
Crew: 2

Test Boat: Stessl Edgetracker 3.9m

Length: 3.90m
Beam:
Dry Weight: 115kg
Max Horsepower: 30hp
Fuel Capacity: 25L
Weight as tested:

Conclusion

Optimal Cruise Speed: 26.5km/h
Cruise Range (Approx) Based on 95% Fuel Capacity: 138km
Maximum Speed: 53.0km/h
0-40km/h: n/a

Outboard: Suzuki DF30ATHL

Horsepower:30
Cylinder:2
Weight:72kg
Gear Ratio:2.09:1
Propeller:3 x 10 1/4 x 12

Suzuki Performance Figures

RPM Av KM/H L/Hr Av L/KM
600 3 0.35 0.12
1000 4.5 0.5 0.11
1500 6 0.75 0.14
2000 8 1.2 0.16
2500 9 1.85 0.21
3000 10 2.7 0.28
3500 13 4.35 0.34
4000 26.5 4.55 0.18
4500 31 5.4 0.17
5000 37 6.55 0.18
5500 42 7.6 0.18
6000 47 9.9 0.21
6250 53 10.45 0.2

Suzuki Fuel Consumption Comparison