195 Bay Old

Unrivaled in Quality. Performance. Fishability.
Man captaining a NauticStar 195 Bay
NauticStar’s 195 NauticBay is a boat for the serious angler who wants big-time features in a small-horsepower package. Standard features include rear fold-down jump seats, an aft release well and a console baitwell. The 195’s unique front deck houses a top-entry rod locker, bow storage and an insulated fish box. The 195 is available with up to a 150 HP Yamaha outboard. In addition, the new Yamaha VF115XA SHO is a popular motor package to get you to the catch quick!


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Note: Draft may change depending on motor selection, amount of fuel, and gear added. *The usable fuel capacity will be affected by factors such as EPA-required fuel system components, temperature, and boat loading which may reduce the usable fuel capacity by 10%.


18' 8" / 5.54 M


93" / 2.36 M

Maximum HP

150 HP / 112 kW

Transom Height

25" / 0.64 M

Approximate Draft

11" / 0.28 M

Deadrise @ Transom


Deadrise @ Entry


Approximate Boat Weight

1298 lb / 953 KG

*Fuel Capacity

37 Gal / 140 L

Front Livewell Option

13 Gal / 49 L

Aft Livewell

27 Gal / 102 L

Bow Fish Box

20 Gal / 76 L

Persons/Total Weight

7/938 lb / 425 KG

Max Weight Capacity

1600 lb / 726 KG

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  • Wood Free Construction
  • Limited Lifetime Hull Warranty
  • Vinyl Ester Barrier Coat
  • Fiberglass Stringer System
  • Self Bailing Cockpit with Molded Non Skid
  • RTM Fiberglass Lids
  • Hull Color
  • No Feed Back Steering
  • Teleflex Extreme or Yamaha Control Cables
  • Anchor Storage with Anchor
  • Forward Center Storage Box
  • Port/Bow Rod Box
  • Insulated Fish Box with Drain
  • Aft Livewell – 27 Gallon
  • Aft Jump Seats w/ Stainless Steel Locking Hinge & Storage
  • Syntec Vinyl with Nano Block Stain Protection
  • Transhield® Shipping Wrap


  • Stainless Steel Latches
  • Stainless Steel Jump Seat Grab Rails
  • Stainless Steel Gunnel Rod Holders – 2
  • Stainless Steel Cleats – 4
  • Polished Stainless Steel Seat Base – 1 (Bow)
  • Brass Splashwell Drains


  • Stainless Steel Fold Down Grab Rail
  • Removable Windshield
  • Custom Stainless Steel Wheel with Finger Grips
  • In-Console Livewell/Baitwell – 13 Gallon
  • Console Vertical Rod Holders – 6
  • Surface Mounted Stainless Steel Drink Holders – 4 (total)
  • Horn w/ Stainless Steel Grill
  • 12 Volt Acc. Plug
  • Standard Leaning Post with Cushion and 94 Qt. Igloo® Cooler
  • Console Mounted Back and Bottom Forward Seating
  • Pull Out – 1 ½” Standpipe Overflow/Drain
  • LED Navigation and Courtesy Lights

Marine Grade Electrical System:

  • Circuit Breaker Protection
  • Stainless Steel Toggle Switches with Matching Acrylic Gauge Panel
  • Deutsch Electrical Connectors
  • Speedometer, Tachometer, and Fuel Gauges
  • Auto Bilge Pump – 750 GPH
  • 2-Aerator Pumps – 800 GPH
  • 8-Gauge Trolling Motor Harness
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  • Yamaha F90XB
  • Yamaha F115XB
  • Yamaha VF115XA SHO
  • Yamaha F150XB


  • Trim Gauge
  • Water Pressure Gauge
  • Hour Meter for Analog – Only
  • Single Battery Switch
  • Dual Battery Switch
  • Dual Pro Charger PRO2
  • BayStar Pro Hydraulic Steering Exchange
  • Lenco® Trim Tabs with Standard Switch
  • Lowrance® Hook 2-5 Fishfinder/GPS
  • Simrad® Go5 5″ Touchscreen Fishfinder/ Chartplotter with Shoot thru transducer
  • Simrad® Go7 7″ Touchscreen Fishfinder/ Chartplotter with Shoot thru transducer
  • Stainless Steel Locking Back Flip-Flop Seat with Easy Cooler Access (Cooler is Standard)
  • Livewell Recirc Kit
  • High Speed Pickups for Aerators
  • Color Match Bimini w/Ball & Socket Hardware (Not Available in Sea Foam or Titanium)
  • Black Acrylic Glove Box with Slam Latch
  • (4) Pull Up Cleats (in lieu of standard cleats)
  • Stainless Steel Rub Rail Insert
  • Acrylic Swim Platform with Ladder
  • Low Pressure Washdown System
  • High Pressure Washdown System
  • Recessed Horizontal Gunnel Rod Holders
  • SeaDek® Anti-Fatigue Mat
  • Surface Mount Compass
  • Infinity® Stereo with Bluetooth®, Pre-Set Capability and 2-JBL Marine Speakers
  • Minn Kota® RT70 – 70 lbs Thrust 24V Hand Control
  • Fishing Seat w/ Pedestal
  • Bike Seat and Pro Pole
  • (2) 4×8 Seat Bases Only (Rear)
  • 3D NauticStar Logo
  • Upper Hull Color
Yamaha Outboard Performance Bulletins provide in-depth performance information on the NauticStar boat and engine combinations listed below. Click on the links below to download a PDF of the Performance Bulletins.
Notice to Consumer: The information and data contained in this Performance Bulletin is approximate and subject to many different factors and variables. It is provided as a guideline only and should not be relied upon as representative of actual performance. Your boat’s performance may be different than the information contained in this Performance Bulletin due to various factors, including your boat’s actual weight, wind and water conditions, temperature, humidity, elevation, bottom paint, boat options affecting wind/water drag and/or boat weight, and operator ability. Please confirm the specifications and performance data on your specific boat/engine combination with your dealer prior to purchase. Please also keep in mind that the data contained in this Performance Bulletin may or may not have been performed using Yamaha PowerMatched components. Yamaha reserves the right to change the specifications and performance data of this Performance Bulletin or engine without notice. This document contains many of Yamaha’s valuable trademarks. It may also contain trademarks belonging to other companies. Any references to other companies or their products are for identification purposes only, and are not intended to be an endorsement.

Key Features

XTS Option Adds Fishability

The optional XTS package includes horizontal recessed gunnel rod storage (2/side), recirc livewells, high speed pickups, SS pull-up cleats, SS rub rail, and hull color.

Bow Compartments

The 195 has a port side rod box, a center storage box, and a starboard insulated fish box with overboard drain.

Aft Jump Seats

Aft there are 2 jump seats that flip-up for passenger comfort while headed to the catch. They fold down to form a fishing deck. Between them there is a 27 gallon livewell.

Stainless Steel Switches

The switch panel uses stainless steel toggle switches with circuit breaker protection on a black acrylic backplate that matches the gauge panel.

Forward Fishing Deck

With the hatches closed the bow forms a nice size fishing platform. The bow also has 2-stainless steel cup holders and trolling motor quick disconnect.

Aft Fishing Platform

With jump seats in the flipped-down position, the 195 has a 2nd fishing platform aft.

XTS Package - Recessed Gunnel Rod Storage

With the optional XTS package, you get port and starboard, recessed horizontal gunnel rod storage (2 rods/side).

Console Livewell

The forward facing console seat opens to a 13-gallon livewell/baitwell.

Port Side Jump Seat with Bucket Storage

The aft port side jump seat opens to cast net/bucket storage.

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All Yamaha four strokes exceed Federal EPA 2006 emission requirements. The 50hp and up have earned a California C.A.R.B three-star rating.