Generators and Electrical and Other Machinery
Output: 480, 240 Vac 60 cycle
Generators: 2 x 165kw Caterpillar; 60kw emergency generator 1 emergency
Gen Hours: Port: 32,681 / Starboard: 26,360 as of April 15, 2011 Emergency:
Electricity: 220/110 single phase 60 cycle and 480 60 cycle
Generators rebuilt in May 2008 by Solitaire Marine.
Both generators are dry stack up to the muffler collector and then up to the stack on the
Emergency Generator: The emergency generator is 60 KW in soft sound shield and also going
up the dry stack
The primary electrical systems aboard the yacht are 440/220/110 volts single & three
phase 60 cycle electricity and 12 volts DC.
The primary source of AC electrical power is by means of the two (2) 180 KW generators
which are primary and a backup 60 KW generator. The use of shore power was not
observed during this inspection since there was no power available from the shore. The
following areas are serviced by 12 volt DC electrical banks
Port Generator: 12 volt start.
Starboard Generator: 12 volt start.
Night Generator: 12 volt start.
Bridge Electric: 12 volt start.
Bridge Backup: 12 volt start.
Main Engine Starting: 24 vdc 2x8D
Generator Starting: 12 vdc 8d
Emergency: 12 vdc 8D
Type: 2 x 5HP Curtis chill water with 2 480Vac heaters for cold weather
Watermakers: 2 x Sea Recovery watermakers, they are stacked one on top of
Trim Tabs/Stabilizers: Manufacturer: SARO (Anglesey)
Model No.: 6C/750/54
Fin Design: + or - 10
Working Pressure: 1,800 PSI
Voltage: 440 volts 3 phase 60 cycle.
Pump: 10 HP @ 1150 RPM’s
Toshiba model B12516FLF4 VM; 230 – 460 VAC wing sta.
Rated: 125 HP.
Stations: Pilothouse helm and port & starboard wing stations.
Controls: Proportional non canceling joy sticks.
The yacht is fitted with two (2) Curtis type air compressors:
Horse Power: 5 HP Curtis
Model No.: E57
Accumulator Tank: Two (2) large 6' high accumulator tanks.
Usage: Start port & starboard main engine, horn, and tools.
Comments: There is a large water catch in the system with
pressure gauges on the accumulator tank up to 150 PSI.
Steering System: 2x 480 Vac pumps with manual emergency steering
Fuel Separator & Filtration: Racor fuel filters on all engines