Freedom 225
22' DUAL CONSOLE
This 22-foot dual console proves there is no compromise in buying a new sport fishing boat for family boat use. The Freedom 225 does it all, in big waves or backwater. Complete with outboard bracket adding cockpit room, plus great seating and an easy-access enclosed head area, Grady’s 225 is a true boat value.

Main Specifications

Beam Amidships
8' (2.44 m)

Center Line Length w/o Engine

22'2" (6.76 m)

Bridge Clearance
5'6" (1.68 m)

– w/Hardtop

8'2" (2.49 m)

Cockpit Depth
25" (0.64 m)
Hull Draft
16" (0.41 m)

Transom Deadrise

Maximum HP
300 (224 kW)

Fuel Capacity - Standard

89 gal. (337 l)

Passenger Capacity
10
Weight w/o Engine
3450 lb. (1565 kg)
 
 
 

Freedom 225

Standard Features

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Safety
Automatic bilge pump (1500 GPH) (5678 LPH) Basic flotation Bow rail - low profile 316 grade stainless steelBow rail - low profile 316 grade stainless steel Captain Grady - digital boat systems and operations guide for iPad and iPhoneCaptain Grady - digital boat systems and operations guide for iPad and iPhone Cockpit toe railsCockpit toe rails
Companion grab railCompanion grab rail Composite stringer system & transom - water impervious Fire extinguisher holderFire extinguisher holder Nonskid fiberglass linerNonskid fiberglass liner Self-bailing cockpit w/cockpit drains (2)Self-bailing cockpit w/cockpit drains (2) Stainless steel through-hull fittingsStainless steel through-hull fittings
Cockpit & Deck
100% hand laid hull & deck100% hand laid hull & deck Accessory outlet - 12V (2)Accessory outlet - 12V (2) Battery select switchBattery select switch CleatsCleats Cockpit freshwater shower (recessed)Cockpit freshwater shower (recessed) Cockpit lights - blue LEDCockpit lights - blue LED CompassCompass Deck hardware - 316 grade stainless steel through-bolted Drink holders - stainless steel (12)Drink holders - stainless steel (12) Factory engine pre-rigging Fish/ice box - 175-qt. (165.6 l) aft insulated box w/ob drainFish/ice box - 175-qt. (165.6 l) aft insulated box w/ob drain Fish/ice box - 52-qt. (49.2 l) starboard bow insulated box w/ob drainFish/ice box - 52-qt. (49.2 l) starboard bow insulated box w/ob drain Flush mount electronics areaFlush mount electronics area Footrest (helm)Footrest (helm) Forward bolstersForward bolsters Fuel capacity - 89-gallon (337 l) tank Head - lockable console area w/dome light, portable head, mirror, storage nets & teak and holly soleHead - lockable console area w/dome light, portable head, mirror, storage nets & teak and holly sole Hydraulic trim tabs w/indicator & retractorHydraulic trim tabs w/indicator & retractor International lighting
Rod holders (4)Rod holders (4) Rod storage racks - horizontal (6)Rod storage racks - horizontal (6) Rubrail - high density PVC w/stainless steel insertRubrail - high density PVC w/stainless steel insert Seating - Deluxe I helm & companion chairsSeating - Deluxe I helm & companion chairs Seating - fold away aft bench seat w/cushionSeating - fold away aft bench seat w/cushion Seating - port & starboard bow box cushionsSeating - port & starboard bow box cushions Steering - hydraulic tilt Steering wheel - 316 grade stainless steel w/knobSteering wheel - 316 grade stainless steel w/knob Stern eyes - heavy-duty 316 stainless steelStern eyes - heavy-duty 316 stainless steel Storage - 22-gallon (83.3 l) insulated aft storage compartmentStorage - 22-gallon (83.3 l) insulated aft storage compartment Storage - forward anchor locker w/rode storageStorage - forward anchor locker w/rode storage Storage - forward bow seat compartmentStorage - forward bow seat compartment Storage - lockable starboard console compartment w/light & storage pocket w/tackle trays (2)Storage - lockable starboard console compartment w/light & storage pocket w/tackle trays (2) Storage - lockable starboard console storage unit w/tackle trays (4)Storage - lockable starboard console storage unit w/tackle trays (4) Storage - port bow seat compartmentStorage - port bow seat compartment Swim platform - full transom width w/ladderSwim platform - full transom width w/ladder Water tank - 10-gallon (38 l) freshwater Windshield - walk-through tempered glass windshieldWindshield - walk-through tempered glass windshield Windshield wiper (starboard)Windshield wiper (starboard)

Optional Features

Options
CE certification package Cockpit bolstersCockpit bolsters Cockpit stepCockpit step Engine flush system w/hose attachment aftEngine flush system w/hose attachment aft Hardtop  w/storage net, LED spreader lights, tri-colored (red, blue, white) recessed lights (4), side mounted rod holders (4), radar flat & outrigger plates (F250/F300 power recommended)Hardtop w/storage net, LED spreader lights, tri-colored (red, blue, white) recessed lights (4), side mounted rod holders (4), radar flat & outrigger plates (F250/F300 power recommended) Hardtop color - underside of fiberglass hardtop (requires hardtop option and matching gelcoat color option)Hardtop color - underside of fiberglass hardtop (requires hardtop option and matching gelcoat color option) Hardtop top mounted rod holders (4) (requires hardtop option)Hardtop top mounted rod holders (4) (requires hardtop option) Head - portable w/deck pump outHead - portable w/deck pump out Head - portable w/in-line maceratorHead - portable w/in-line macerator Hull color - Cape Gray, Celestial Blue, Coastal Fog Blue, Sea Glass or Sand gelcoat; Harbor Blue paintHull color - Cape Gray, Celestial Blue, Coastal Fog Blue, Sea Glass or Sand gelcoat; Harbor Blue paint Livewell - 22-gallon (83.3 l) aft insulated raw water livewell w/light, full column distribution inlet & ob drain (1100 GPH pump) (4164 LPH)Livewell - 22-gallon (83.3 l) aft insulated raw water livewell w/light, full column distribution inlet & ob drain (1100 GPH pump) (4164 LPH)
Painted hardtop frame (requires hardtop option)Painted hardtop frame (requires hardtop option) Painted hardtop top mounted rod holders (4) (requires hardtop option)Painted hardtop top mounted rod holders (4) (requires hardtop option) Seating - Command Elite horizontally and vertically adjustable contoured helm  chair w/deluxe cushioning & flip-up bolsterSeating - Command Elite horizontally and vertically adjustable contoured helm chair w/deluxe cushioning & flip-up bolster Seating - Deluxe II horizontally and vertically adjustable helm  chair (starboard)Seating - Deluxe II horizontally and vertically adjustable helm chair (starboard) Seating - port lounge seat w/sliding tilt backrest & storage drawerSeating - port lounge seat w/sliding tilt backrest & storage drawer Seating - port sleeper seat w/storage drawer (not available w/lounge seat option)Seating - port sleeper seat w/storage drawer (not available w/lounge seat option) Ski pylonSki pylon Stereo w/AM/FM tuner, MP3 auxiliary audio connections/amplifier, Bluetooth(R), remote control & fold down storage; speakers - bow (2) & helm (2) (w/hardtop option, in lieu of helm (2))Stereo w/AM/FM tuner, MP3 auxiliary audio connections/amplifier, Bluetooth(R), remote control & fold down storage; speakers - bow (2) & helm (2) (w/hardtop option, in lieu of helm (2)) Sun platform insert w/cushionSun platform insert w/cushion Table - fiberglass bow tableTable - fiberglass bow table Washdown - pressurized raw water w/hoseWashdown - pressurized raw water w/hose
Canvas Options
Bow cover (black)Bow cover (black) Bow cover (ivory)Bow cover (ivory) Hardtop aft curtain (ivory)Hardtop aft curtain (ivory) Hardtop drop curtain (ivory)Hardtop drop curtain (ivory) Hardtop front & side curtains (ivory)Hardtop front & side curtains (ivory)
Tonneau cover (black)Tonneau cover (black) Tonneau cover (ivory)Tonneau cover (ivory) Vista top  w/front, side curtains & boot (black)Vista top w/front, side curtains & boot (black) Vista top aft curtain (black)Vista top aft curtain (black) Vista top drop curtain (black)Vista top drop curtain (black)
 
 
 
 

CHOOSE AN ENGINE BELOW FOR DETAILED PERFORMANCE SPECS OR SELECT TWO ENGINE PACKAGES TO COMPARE

200 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE

200 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE Single

PERFORMANCE DATA

SELECT TO COMPARE

250 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE

250 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE Single

PERFORMANCE DATA

SELECT TO COMPARE

300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE

300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE Single

PERFORMANCE DATA

SELECT TO COMPARE

BACK

COMPARE A DIFFERENT ENGINE PACKAGE
200 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE

200 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE Single

Engine Size:

2.8L

Test Date:

7/22/2013

Prop Size*:

14 1/2 X 15 Reliance SDS

Weight as Tested:

4828 lb. (including persons, fuel, water, gear, engines & accessories)

Hardtop:

No

Bow Pulpit:

No

Bottom Paint:

No

Optimum Cruise: 26.2 MPH @ 3900 RPM

Top Recommended RPM: 5000 - 6000

RPM MPH GPH MPG
1000 4.4 0.8 5.87
1500 6.4 1.3 4.92
2000 7.9 2.1 3.76
2500 9.1 3.4 2.70
3000 11.3 4.8 2.35
3500 19.7 5.9 3.34
3900 26.2 7.0 3.74
4000 27.2 7.5 3.62
4500 31.8 9.4 3.40
5000 36.1 13.1 2.75
5500 39.6 15.9 2.49
6000 43.0 19.6 2.19
250 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE

250 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE Single

Engine Size:

4.2L

Test Date:

1/5/2010

Prop Size*:

15 1/2 X 17 SWSII SDS

Weight as Tested:

5004 lb. (including persons, fuel, water, gear, engines & accessories)

Hardtop:

No

Bow Pulpit:

No

Bottom Paint:

No

Optimum Cruise: 29.7 MPH @ 3500 RPM

Top Recommended RPM: 5000 - 6000

RPM MPH GPH MPG
1000 5.4 1.2 4.46
1500 7.4 2.1 3.59
2000 8.3 3.6 2.29
2500 11.1 5.1 2.17
3000 23.4 6.5 3.60
3500 29.7 8.3 3.59
4000 34.3 10.9 3.16
4500 38.1 13.9 2.74
5000 42.3 15.9 2.66
5500 46.6 21.9 2.13
6000 50.5 25.4 1.99
300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE

300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE Single

Engine Size:

4.2L

Test Date:

1/5/2010

Prop Size*:

15 1/4 X 19 SWSII SDS

Weight as Tested:

5004 lb. (including persons, fuel, water, gear, engines & accessories)

Hardtop:

No

Bow Pulpit:

No

Bottom Paint:

No

Optimum Cruise: 29.9 MPH @ 3500 RPM

Top Recommended RPM: 5000 - 6000

RPM MPH GPH MPG
1000 5.4 1.2 4.50
1500 7.4 2.1 3.59
2000 8.7 3.7 2.35
2500 11.2 5.5 2.05
3000 24.2 6.6 3.69
3500 29.9 8.5 3.51
4000 36.1 11.4 3.18
4500 40.3 15.0 2.70
5000 44.6 18.1 2.47
5500 49.0 22.8 2.15
6000 53.5 26.6 2.01

BACK

VIEW SPECS FOR A DIFFERENT ENGINE PACKAGE
200 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE

200 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE Single

Engine Size:

2.8L

Test Date:

7/22/2013

Prop Size*:

14 1/2 X 15 Reliance SDS

Weight as Tested:

4828 lb. (including persons, fuel, water, gear, engines & accessories)

Hardtop:

No

Bow Pulpit:

No

Bottom Paint:

No

Optimum Cruise: 26.2 MPH @ 3900 RPM

Top Recommended RPM: 5000 - 6000

RPM MPH GPH MPG
1000 4.4 0.8 5.87
1500 6.4 1.3 4.92
2000 7.9 2.1 3.76
2500 9.1 3.4 2.70
3000 11.3 4.8 2.35
3500 19.7 5.9 3.34
3900 26.2 7.0 3.74
4000 27.2 7.5 3.62
4500 31.8 9.4 3.40
5000 36.1 13.1 2.75
5500 39.6 15.9 2.49
6000 43.0 19.6 2.19
250 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE

250 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE Single

Engine Size:

4.2L

Test Date:

1/5/2010

Prop Size*:

15 1/2 X 17 SWSII SDS

Weight as Tested:

5004 lb. (including persons, fuel, water, gear, engines & accessories)

Hardtop:

No

Bow Pulpit:

No

Bottom Paint:

No

Optimum Cruise: 29.7 MPH @ 3500 RPM

Top Recommended RPM: 5000 - 6000

RPM MPH GPH MPG
1000 5.4 1.2 4.46
1500 7.4 2.1 3.59
2000 8.3 3.6 2.29
2500 11.1 5.1 2.17
3000 23.4 6.5 3.60
3500 29.7 8.3 3.59
4000 34.3 10.9 3.16
4500 38.1 13.9 2.74
5000 42.3 15.9 2.66
5500 46.6 21.9 2.13
6000 50.5 25.4 1.99
300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE

300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE Single

Engine Size:

4.2L

Test Date:

1/5/2010

Prop Size*:

15 1/4 X 19 SWSII SDS

Weight as Tested:

5004 lb. (including persons, fuel, water, gear, engines & accessories)

Hardtop:

No

Bow Pulpit:

No

Bottom Paint:

No

Optimum Cruise: 29.9 MPH @ 3500 RPM

Top Recommended RPM: 5000 - 6000

RPM MPH GPH MPG
1000 5.4 1.2 4.50
1500 7.4 2.1 3.59
2000 8.7 3.7 2.35
2500 11.2 5.5 2.05
3000 24.2 6.6 3.69
3500 29.9 8.5 3.51
4000 36.1 11.4 3.18
4500 40.3 15.0 2.70
5000 44.6 18.1 2.47
5500 49.0 22.8 2.15
6000 53.5 26.6 2.01
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March 2013 Boattest.com

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