Pacific Explorer
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Pacific Explorer Specifications

Weight: 2,000 kg empty
Payload: 1000 kg max
Length: 8.8m
Width: 3.5m
Height: 2.2m
Cushion Height: 0.45m (hard structure clearance)
Seating: 12 passengers
Power Unit: Cummins ISB275 CRDI engine, 275hp at 2,500 rpm. This engine is strong, fuel efficient, compact, and reliable. It is lightweight and ideally suited for hovercraft use.
Transmission: Gates Polychain GT toothed drive belts - quiet and efficient with a long operation life.
Propulsion: Three blade alloy ducted CPP.

Low revolutions and quiet with fully reversing pitch control.

Lift Fan: High flow aerofoil section Carbon composite centrifugal fan.
Flexible Skirt: Full flow Hypalon/nylon reinforced loop with anti-bounce web.

Reinforced neoprene segments.

Wave Height: 1.0m
Speed: 35 knots
Fuel Capacity: 240 litres diesel
Fuel Consumption: 40 litres an hour average
Noise Level: Cruise speed at 20m 78dBA
50m 70dBA
100m 64dBA
200m 58dBA
  All full report of noise levels for the Explorer hovercraft is available on request.



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