IN-LINE THRUSTER Model 16LHT
The Model 16LHT thruster is designed for vessels from 106-128ft (32-39m) in length. The custom-engineered highly skewed stainless steel propeller and sleek thruster assembly provides extremely quiet operation. High grade Stainless Steel used throughout the assembly results in long, reliable marine service life.
|Hydraulic Motor:||Vane type cartridge motor installed in a streamlined housing. Easily replaced or removed for service. 51 GPM (193 LPM) at 2500 psi (170 bar).|
|Drive:||Direct drive, propeller mounted directly on motor shaft. No efficiency losses due to gear drive components.|
|Housing:||Type 316 stainless steel, hydrodynamically optimized. Dual seawater seals rated for pressure over 30 times actual. Sealed working pressure region completely isolated and protected from shaft seals and external environment.|
|Propeller:||Seven blade, highly skewed, low noise, custom high performance propeller in 316 stainless steel.|
|Tunnel:||16″ (406 mm) inside diameter GRP, aluminum, or steel. Available with Classification Society approval.|
|Control Options:||– On / Off
– On / Off with Softshift
– Fully proportional state-of-the-art PLC electronic control
Numerous operating (joystick) stations to suit application. Weatherproof.
|Power Thrust:||62 HP (46 kW) at shaft developing 1565 pounds (7.0 kN) of thrust*.
* Theoretical thrust rating certified by licensed Professional Engineer. Actual thrust will vary with tunnel length, depth of submersion and other installation variables.