Get the job done with a Lowe Utility-V. Important features include a natural aluminum exterior with a tan painted interior, all-welded hull seams, a heavy-duty extruded center keel with two formed in bottom keels, formed in spray rails, beefy traverse and longitudinal ribs, an aluminum-clad transom with three heavy-duty formed transom knees, extruded gunnels, extruded bow stem, stern corner castings with handles and bow casting with handle, oar locks and 3 full bench seats.

Maximum Capacity
3 People
Overall Length
Build & Price

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Lowe 2015 1257uv Beauty4

1257 Specifications

V 1257
Overall Length 12'1" 3.68 m
Beam 57" 144.78 cm
Transom Height 15" 38.10 cm
Approx. Basic Hull Weight 104 lb 47.17 kg
Max Weight Capacity 585lb 265.35 kg
Max Person Capacity 3
Max Person Weight Capacity 400lb 181.44 kg
Max HP Capacity 10 hp 7.46 kw
Hull Gauge .050" 1.27 mm
Fuel Capacity Portable Portable
Bow Height 27" 0.69 m
Ribs 7
Maximum Horsepower 10
Percentage of Load (boat only) 5
Percentage of Load (package) 13
Seats 3

1257 Features

Passenger Seats

  • 3 bench seats

Hull Type

  • Extruded spray rails
  • Double riveted hull seams
  • Cast bow plate w/lifting handle
  • Full length center keel
  • Four heavy duty keels


  • Extruded receiver gunnels


  • Transom corner castings w/handles
  • Transom drain plug

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.

1257 Options


Camp Package (No Exterior or Gunnel Paint)

Black Hull Sides w/Gray Interior & Blue Decals

White Hull Sides w/Gray Interior & Blue Decals


Electric Torqeedo Travel 1003 Short Shaft


LB-1250-46-120-BLK (Assembled)

LB-1250-46-120"-BLK (Unassembled)

LB-1250-46-120-GLV (Assembled)

LB-1250-46-120"-GLV (Unassembled)

Spare Tire - Black


6.6 gal Portable Fuel Tank

Torqeedo Traveler 1003 Battery

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