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THE DOGHOUSE

 

 

LIST OF EQUIPMENT

 
               

Trailer
1 x galvanised single axle 1,000kg gross braked road trailer (to meet EU road requirements).  Fitted with rollers and lighting board.

Oars
1 pair Xcell Ocean Rannoch oars with carbon shafts and blades to fit race rules

Power
Solbian flexible solar panels 175W

1x Sunsaver MPPT controller (plus an additional spare)

2x LCD battery monitors

1x battery isolator switch 3 position

2x 95 Ah deep cycle gel batteries

Efoy Comfort 80 fuel cell with 5 litres of fuel

2x 12v accessory sockets

Internal cabin light 

Desalination
Schenker Smart 30 water maker, plumbing, skin fitting, switch and breaker kit

Worked flawlessly during the crossing.  Pickled before storage

Spare Schenker pump motor, pressure switch and relay card

 

 

Navigation

Raymarine A75 chartplotter

Raymarine AIS Class A and B transceiver

Raymarine E7 chartplotter/multifunction display

Navionics charts (one each) for Europe West, Central & South America, Central & West Europe

Raymarine i70 multifunction display (outside cabin)

Raymarine Smart transducer depth & water temperature

Raymarine EV-100 autopilot

Raymarine S100 pilot remote

Raymarine wind package bundle

Fitted compass illuminated

Vtronix AIS antenna

Mounted navigation light

 

   

Communication

1x Raymarine Class D DSC VHF radio

1x Raymarine VHF flush mounting kit

Vtronix VHF antenna

Iridium satellite phone external antenna (mounted to cabin) and cable

Icom M35 handheld VHF (including charger)

Safety Items

Ocean Safety Group A 4-man liferaft

McMurdo Smartfind E6 EPIRB

Fitted bilge pump

Manual bilge pump

2x fire extinguishers

1x fire blanket

Throwing line

Safety lanyard

 

 

Other Fitted Equipment

Marine hi-fi with iPod docking and fitted speakers

Cabin cushions

Internal storage pockets in cabin

Loose Equipment

Para anchor 9ft diameter

Para anchor line 70m

Para anchor retrieval line

Towing line 50m

2x drogues 125cm and 75cm diameter

6kg anchor plus 10m chain and anchor line

Full tool kit

Extensive mechanical and electrical spares (including spares for watermaker, bilge pump, MPPT controller)

Oral fog horn

 



 

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