Sea Ray

SLX 280

The SLX 280 delivers a higher level of excellence that you'll see and feel. Upscale styling and a gorgeously sculpted hull make an instant impression while slicing through the water. Craftsmanship is apparent down to the last stitch. Cutting-edge technology makes a statement at every turn, thanks to innovations like Quiet Ride™. Captain and passengers alike are treated to smooth, responsive performance and ample amenities, like the optional wetbar, to extend day into evening. After all, luxury loves company.
Standard Layout

Overall Length8.69 m
Beam2.77 m
Draft - Stern Drive Down104 cm
Draft - Stern Drive Up75 cm
Dry Weight3,175 kg
Fuel Capacity341 l
Water Capacity76 l
Holding Tank37 l
Deadrise21 °
Additional Data





• Bow & Stern Eyes, Stainless Steel

• Cleats, Thru-Bolted (6), 8″ Stainless Steel with Sea Ray Logo

• Deck Fuel Fill Plate – Chrome

• Gel Coat, Arctic White

• Light, Stern – Removable

• Lights, Navigation – Stainless Steel

• QuietRide™ Technology with Proprietary Tuned Transom® by Omni Products, Inc.

• Resin, High-Performance Vinylester

• Rub Rail, PVC with Stainless Steel Insert

• Ski Tow, Stainless Steel

• Storage, Anchor Hatch with Gas-Assisted Lift

• Swim Platform, Integral with Concealed Stainless Steel Four-Step Swim Ladder with Integral Grab Handles (2)

• Thru-Hull Fittings, Stainless Steel

• Vents, Hull with Water Mgmt. System

• Windshield, Matte Finish Black, Tempered/Tinted Glass with Walk Thru & Stainless Steel Top Frame



• Beverage Holders – Stainless Steel (18)

• Cockpit Vinyl Color: Ivory (White Base Vinyl with Brown Accent Vinyl)

• Cooler, Carry-On with Designated Storage

• Door, Bow Walk-Thru – Acrylic

• Floor, Finished Fiberglass with Drainage Overboard

• Glove Box, Portside Helm

• Grab Handles, Stainless Steel

• Hatch, Engine Compartment – Electrically Actuated

• Head Compartment, Enclosed with Fiberglass Lockable Door, Portlight, Molded Fiberglass Liner & Pump-Out Portable Head

• Lighting, LED Courtesy

• Outlets, Accessory (Two 12 Volt; One Dual Port USB)

• Storage, Ski/Wakeboard with Vinyl Matting & Gas-Assisted Fiberglass Lid

• Storage, Side Panels – Cockpit (Starboard Side)

• Storage, Under Helm

• Table, Cockpit with Aft & Forward Bases & Designated Storage



• Bow Loungers with Flip-Down Armrests & Storage Below

• Companion with Rotating Slider, Flip-Up Thigh-Rise Bolster & Aluminum Pedestal

• Helm Bench with Slider, Flip-Up Thigh-Rise Bolster & Fiberglass Base

• L-Shaped with Storage Below – Aft Cockpit

• Sun Pad, Aft Gas-Assisted with Fiberglass Storage Area

• Transom with Ratcheting Backrest, Drink Holders & USB Connectivity





• Active Trim – Integrated GPS, Speed-based Automatic Engine Trim System

• Dual Digital Dash with Mercury® VesselView® Link Data (9″); (Includes: 2 Simrad GO9 (9″) Touchscreen Displays; Chartplotter with Preloaded Charts; Transducer with Depth, Water Temperature and Fishfinder)

• Horn

• Complimentary 3-Month Subscription to Sea Ray Connect, Powered by NAUTIC-ON™

• SmartCraft® Digital Throttle & Shift (DTS) with Trim Switch & Ignition Cutout Switch

• Steering, Power-Assisted Tilt Wheel

• Stereo, Fusion® SRX400 12V AM/FM with Bluetooth™, Wi-Fi Audio Streaming & 2 Pair of Fusion 6.5″ Speakers

• Switch Panel with Backlit, Weatherproof Lighted Chrome Push-Button Switches

• Tilt & Trim, Power



• Bilge Pump, 12V Automatic

• Blower, 12V Bilge

• Gel-Coated Engine Compartment

• Lighting, 12V

• Oil Filter – Remote



• Battery On/Off Switches (Located at Stbd aft Walk-Thru)

• Battery Trays with Mounts

• Wiring, Color-Coded with Chafe Protection



• Evaporative Emissions Fuel System

• Fuel Lines, USCG – Type A-1

• Fuel Tank with Electric Anti-Siphon Valve & Electric Sending Unit



• Trim Tabs, Manual



• Pressure Water System with 12V Pump

• Shower, Transom Pullout Sprayer

• Water Tank (20 Gallons)



• MerCruiser® 6.2L MPI ECT* Bravo Three® with DTS (350 hp / 261 kW)

• Propellers, Stainless Steel


Gelcoat and Paint
Full Color Hull Selections (Black/ Sea Ray Blue/ Rally Red/ Horizon Gray)
Hull Side Color Selections (Black/ Sea Ray Blue/ Ocean Blue/ Rally Red/ Horizon Gray)
Hull Side Metallic Hull
Three Zone Gelcoat w/Metallic Zone (Upcharge)
Gel Coat, Three-Tone
Gel Stripe Selection (Black/ White /Blue / Red / Gray or Tan)
Metallic Boot Stripe
Flooring options
Faux Teak on Swim Platform- Brown
Flooring Upgrade, Infinity Woven, Snap-in
Snap In SeaDek - Bow & Cockpit
Teak Flooring - Cockpit
Teak Flooring - Swim Platform
Carpet Liner, Snap-In (Cockpit)
Canvas Options and Boat Enclosure
Canvas, Bimini Top w/Boot & Vertical Storage
Mooring Cover
Canvas, Cockpit Cover/Tonneau Cover w/Canvas Storage Bag
Electronic options
Dynamic Running Surface™
Simrad SelectResponse™ Glass Dash w/ Mercury® VesselView® Link Data (12"); (Includes: 2 Simrad GO12 (12") Touchscreen Displays; NAVIOP Digital Switching; Chartplotter w/ Preloaded Charts; Transducer w/Depth, Water Temperature and Fishfinder)
Shore Power, 30 Amp/ 220V/50 w/50" Cord, Adapter & Main Distribution panel
On Board Battery Charger 220V/50 To 12V
VHF Radio - w/Antenna
Water sports
Tower, Water Sports, Electric with Manual Bimini
Tower, Water Sports - Black or White, Forward Facing & Folding, Tubular Aluminum w/Integrated Bimini Top & Anchor Light
Swivel Wakeboard Racks
Air Compressor
Stereo options
2 Can Speakers -tower
Premier Stereo Upgrade-Fusion
Docking Lights
Indirect Cockpit Lighting, Blue LED
Thru Hull Underwater Lighting
Head and Water options
VacuFlush® Head w/Direct Overboard
Head System w/Holding Tank - Vacuflush
Macerator w/Seacock Interlock System
Gray Water System
Hot Water System Upgrade
Windlass, anchor options
Anchor Washdown
Stainless Steel Anchor (only available w/windlass)
Windlass, Rope/Chain
Individual options
Bow Cockpit Table Teak
Fender Clip System - Quick Disconnect
Windshield Wiper - Starboard
Beach Boarding Ladder
Teak Cockpit Table
Wet Bar w/Integral Sink & Faucet
Filler Cushions - Bow
Refrigerator, Cockpit - 12V
Swim Platform, Automated Submersible
Yacht Flag and Flag Pole


Standard propulsion
MerCruiser® 6.2L MPI ECT Bravo® III w/DTS Sterndrive (350 hp - 261 kW) ()
Optional propulsions
MerCruiser 8.2 MAG ECT* Bravo IIIx w/DTS Sterndrive (380 hp - 283 kW)
MerCruiser 8.2 MAG ECT* Bravo IIIx w/DTS Sterndrive (430 hp - 321 kW)