This custom built RHIB boat, “The Flowerpot Express” was designed and built to operate as part of the Blue Heron Fleet of Tobermory, Ontario, touring Flowerpot Island, and the surrounding waters of northern Lake Huron. It will be used as an open high speed tour boat for 83 passengers, plus 2 crew.
Unique Features & Specifications of this “High Speed RHIB Jet Boat”:
Aluminum Deep V Hull and Aluminum Superstructure, RHIB design maintenance free foam collar replaces traditional inflatable collar, fire Suppression System, and Triple Hamilton 292 water jet drives powered by Caterpillar C-12 diesel engines.
High Speed Custom RHIB Jet Boat Specifications:
Length Overall: 49’ 6¼”
Beam: 16’ 6”
Hull Depth: 6’ 10”
Design Draft: 2’ 10”
Range: 14 hours.
Power: 3-570 HP Caterpillar Diesel Engines.
Drives: 3 Hamilton 292 Water Jets.
Speeds: 37 knots loaded, 42 knots light
Complement: 85 people, (including 2 crew)
Certified: Transport Canada to TP 11717
39ft (12m)- 46 Passenger RHIB
This custom RHIB, the “Zephyr” was designed and built to operate as part of the Blue Heron Fleet of Tobermory, Ontario, touring Flowerpot Island, and the surrounding waters of northern Lake Huron. It is used as an open high speed tour and transport boat for 46 passengers, plus 1 crew.
LOA : 39ft (12m)
Beam:13.7ft ( 4.2m)
Passenger Compliment: 46
Power: 1 x Caterpillar c-12 rated at 800BHP
Propulsion: 1 x Ultra-Jet mod. UJ410
Collar: Neoprene- “Compartmentalized”
Electronics: Basic: 24 Mile Radar , VHF Radio, Depth Sounder , GPS