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YDT - Diving Training Boat

YDT 17 and 18 are 132 foot by 27 foot diving training boats. They will be used by the United States Naval Deep Sea Diving School in Panama City, Florida, for training divers in open water and occasionally participate in operational diving missions. Personnel are trained in diving, salvage, deep sea ocean recovery, medicine and underwater explosive work. They are designed to carry 25 students, 7 instructors and 8 crew members.

PRINCIPAL CHARACTERISTICS

Length, Overall

132¢

Beam

27'

Draft

6'

Full load speed

18 knots

Full load cruising speed

15 knots

PRINCIPAL MACHINERY and EQUIPMENT

Main propulsion engines (2)

Caterpillar 3508B, 2F

Reverse reducing gear (2)

2F Industries Model BW 225

Water Jets (2)

Hamilton Model HM 651

Bow Thruster (1)

American 90HP 20² dia

SSDG (2)

Caterpillar 3306 driving a 125 kw generator

Emergency SSDG (1)

Caterpillar 3304 driving a 40kw generator

Cranes (2)

Allied, Model TB 9-20 minimum lift 3500 lbs

Mooring

Fritz Culver Model FCHT 1210, 3 position mooring

DIVING EQUIPMENT

Recompression chamber

O2 bottles

Medium pressure oil free air compressor

ELECTRONICS

Raytheon GPS Model DGPS 398/108

Raytheon Radar Model 41XX/M92508

Furuno Sonar Model CH 18/12

Eclipse UHF/FM radio Model GX 1250

SEA SSB radio Model SEA 225

MISCELLANEOUS

Fuel cap, 2 tanks, 4666 gallons

Potable water cap, 2 tanks, 3000 gallons



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