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1943 Custom Expedition Explorer Vessel Photo
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1943 Custom Expedition Explorer Vessel

Condition: used
Length: 185
LOA: 185 ft 0 in
Engine Brand: (2) EMD GM
Total Power: 900
Cruising Speed: 12 mph
Maximum Speed: 17 mph
Hull: Steel
Fuel: Diesel
Fuel Tanks: (17250 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: (8981 Gallons)
Fresh Water Tanks: (10566 Gallons)

Specs builder: custom dimensions loa: 185 ft 0 in engines engine 1: engine brand: (2) emd gm engine/fuel type: diesel engine 2: engine brand: (2) emd gm engine/fuel type: diesel cruising speed: 12 mph maximum speed: 17 mph tanks fresh water tanks: (10566 gallons) fuel tanks: (17250 gallons) holding tanks: (8981 gallons) dimensions loa: 185' (56.5m) beam: 33' (10.06m) max draft: 14' (4.27m) engines total power: 900 accommodations overall number of cabins and berths, total: 76, single bunk, 3 = 3 pax, double bunks, 17 = 34 pax, queen size, 5 = 10 pax, queen size double bunk, 2 = 4 pax, crew: 11 cabins for 17 crew, engine details & mechanical 2 main engines: 900 hp emd g-m, 4 generators: cummins 125 kva 105 kw, cummins 125 kva 105 kw, volvo penta 131 kva 100 kw, emergency generator for 12v & 24v systems, fuel capacity: 65300 liter, water: 40000 liter, ballast: 42000 liter currently converted to water, sewage: 34000 liter, safety equipment in all accommodations and service areas: low-level lighting systems, smoke detectors, sprinklers, fire detectors, fire alarm systems, (2) 25-person life boats, (2) life rafts for 25 each, 20-passenger float, (500) life jackets, approx., construction & finish construction was started in february 1943 by the us navy in illinois, us, and the vessel was launched in august 1943. That fall she was transferred to great britain and remained in service until 1946 when she was returned to the us and subsequently went out of service. She spent the better part of her life on the scandinavian coast. Gross t: 796 ton, net t: 395 ton, dwt: 190 ton, type construction: reinforced steel (armoured), comments this is an extremely strong oceangoing vessel with a reinforced steel hull originally constructed to stringent us navy specifications. It has proven "all weather" and "all condition" capability as proven by having spent a good part of its active life on the demanding and often dangerous scandinavian coast and north sea. It is currently configured as a commercial explorer vessel operating in the south pacific. It is ready to continue commercial charter operations or be upgraded into a first class commercial explorer vessel. Another interesting option would be for conversion to a private expedition super yacht. Take advantage of one of these unique opportunities. Disclaimer the company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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