GEARBOX PROVIDES TROLLING OPERATION FOR U.S. PATROL CRAFT

The US Navy Cyclone-class coastal patrol boats are equipped with four Paxman Valenta 16V engines, each rated 2500 kW at 1500 r/min, and four Reintjes WVS 2232 gearboxes equipped with ADS trolling systems. The ADS system is designed to provide reliable operation in both ahead and astern direction, is automatically deactivated in the event of an electrical power supply failure, or an incorrect control command.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Diesel & Gas Turbine Worldwide, v 27 n 4, May 1995, p 60 [1 p, 2 fig]
  • Publication Date: 1995

Language

  • English

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00716928
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 4 1996 12:00AM