FM 160 S

The superior-value Lowe FM 160S is easy on your wallet and tough on the fish. A rugged Lowe deep-V hull and strong, reliable Mercury® power serve up big performance, while amenities including a Lowrance® Elite-3x fishfinder and huge fishing deck with livewell give the fish plenty to fear. Proven Lowe construction means year after year of reliable, unstoppable fishing action. 

Maximum Capacity
5 People
Outboard HP Range
20 - 50 HP
Overall Length
16' 1"
Build & Price

FM 160 S Specifications

Closed Click
Overall Length 16' 1" 4.90 m
Beam 75" 190.50 cm
Bottom Width 61" 154.94 cm
Transom Height 20" 50.80 cm
Approx. Basic Hull Weight 711 lb 322.50 kg
Max Weight Capacity 1,123 lb 509.38 kg
Max Person Capacity 5
Max Person Weight Capacity 705 lbs 319.78 kg
Max HP Capacity 50 hp 37.28 kw
Hull Gauge .100" 2.54 mm
Fuel Capacity portable
Max. Package Width 89" 2.26 m
Minimum Horsepower 20
Maximum Horsepower 50
Percentage of Load (boat only) 17
Percentage of Load (package) 17

FM 160 S Features


  • Acrylic console w/tinted windscreen and soft grip wheel
  • 4:1 Anti-feedback steering
  • Control panel w/switches

Forward Aerated Livewell

  • Bow fishing deck w/aerated livewell (23 gallon)

Rod locker(s)

  • Locking port rod locker

Storage Compartments

  • Starboard storage
  • Front Deck Storage
  • Bulk Head Storage ‐ Open

Fishfinder / Locator

  • Lowrance Elite-3x Fishfinder (Std)

Seat Bases

  • 4 Pedestal Seat bases (3 cockpit, 1 front deck seat base)

Passenger Seats

  • 2 Black & Grey Seats (driver and passenger/fishing seat)


  • 16 oz. Marine Carpet (Charcoal)


  • Mooring Cleats (4)

Drink Holders

  • Cup holders


  • Bolted on tongue
  • Single parabolic spring
  • Radial tires
  • Galvanized axles
  • 5 Year warranty - Tredit Care Plus
  • Textured flat black paint

Lighting (Nav)

  • Navigation lights w/bow courtesy light

Welded or Riveted

  • All-welded; all-aluminum

Decks & Floor

  • Pressure treated plywood floors w/limited lifetime warranty
  • Bow fishing deck

Hull Bottom

  • Heavy duty extruded ribs (6)


  • Extruded gunnels

Bow & Stern Eyes

  • Stainless steel bow & stern eyes

NMMA Certified

  • Yes
Limited Warranty

Lowe Boats is respected for taking its warranty obligations to you very seriously. We are also well known for highly dependable and trouble-free products. However should a warranty issue occur, our goal is to make your warranty experience as hassle-free as possible and get you back on the water as quickly as possible.

Lowe will repair or replace any structural defect in material or workmanship in the hull seams reported during original purchaser's ownership.

Lowe will repair or replace a defect in any other part of the hull reported within (10) years of the date of delivery to the original purchaser, following a pro rated schedule.

Lowe will replace or repair any defective seat bases & backs reported within (5) years of the date of delivery to the original purchaser.

Your Lowe dealer can provide complete warranty information for all accessories & components not manufactured by Lowe for (1) year.

See your Lowe dealer or contact the Lowe Customer Service Department for a complete copy of the Lowe Boats Lifetime limited product warranty.

FM 160 S Options

Furniture & Flooring

Vinyl Cockpit

Pedestal Fishing Seat Assembly (1 each) - Gray/Black

Pedestal Fishing Seat Assembly (2 each) - Gray/Black


Engine Transport Cover 25-30hp

Engine Transport Cover 40-60hp

Rope Ratchet Mooring Cover - Charcoal - Dealer installed

Rope Ratchet Mooring Cover (w/Trolling Motor) - Charcoal - Dealer installed


Metallic Black

Metallic Silver

Metallic Red

Bright White

Blue Flame


Mercury® 20HP EL FourStroke

Mercury® 20HP ELPT FourStroke

Mercury® 25HP ELPT FourStroke

Mercury® 30HP ELPT FourStroke

Mercury® 40HP ELPT FourStroke

Mercury® 50HP ELPT FourStroke






Ratchet tie downs (1 pair)

Spare Tire - Black

Spare Tire - Galvanized

Spare Tire - Aluminum Carrier / Galvanized Wheel


Transducer Bracket - Welded On (1 each)

Transducer Bracket - Welded On (2 each)

Transom Saver - Dealer Installed

Portable Fuel Tank (6.6 gallon)


Lowrance Elite-3x Fishfinder (Std)

Delete Std Fishfinder-Elite 3X


Gauge Package (Speed/Tach)

Engine Prerig

Engine Installation-Cable Steering

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