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1969 73′ x 17′ Halter built  Aluminum Work Boat


Built by Halter Boats, New Orleans, LA
Molded Depth: 3.05m, Draft 1.22m
Gross tonnage: 43 tons
Net tonnage: 32tons

Shell plate thickness: 5/16″
Framing: 3″x 5/16″ @ 1″C
Bulkheads: 1/4″
Headroom: Wheelhouse & Cabin – 6’4″, Engine room – 5′
Last survey: 2012 (Transport Canada)
(2) Detroit Diesel 4 stroke, 6 cyl 60 Series –   – total 1050 hp, year 2008, 800 hours since complete overhaul 2011
(2) Twin Disc MG514A 2.5:1 gears
Shafts size: 2.5″
Propellers: Twin 32″ x 32″, 3 blade fixed pitch, bronze
Steering: Hydraulic
Cruising speed: 17 knots
Fuel capacity: 2000 liters
Generator: Detroit Diesel 4-71 drives Lima 75KW, 208V@60 hertz  
Navigation equipment: Radio:2, GPS: Simrad, Radar: Furuno, Depth sounder: Furuno Echo FCV-585Loran C, Compass, Direction Finder, Auto Pilot: Comnav 1001, Other:  Main engine display monitors, Rudder Indicators, Furuno AIS, Stern engine controls w/25′ tethered control option

Safety equipment:   2 – 12man inflatable life rafts w/hydrostatic releases,   4 – 36″ life rings   16 adult life jackets,   EPIRB,   Bilge/ fire electric fire pump plus enginefitted pulley drive 1.5″ fire pump,   Numerous hydrants and hoses
Winches: Hydraulic anchoring winches w/ 800 ft cable
Bilge pumps: 2
Deck wash pump:with fire pumps
Furnace: Diesel fired hot water boiler
Accommodations: 2 forward bunks, galley w/ full fridge, microwave
Head: VacuFlush
Holding tankcapacity: 50 gal

Additional Features:
Palfinger PK 4100 deck crane w 300ft cable, pipe vise, Aluminum tool and storage boxes. Hydrocell D40 hydraulic water pump, Main compartment work bench w/ drawers. Tool drawers and parts storage bins

Vessel was fitted specifically as a commercial dive boat. The following equipment has been removed but may be available:

  • Nuvair / Coltri HP compressor fitted for DNX Nitrox System, 12 bottle HP storage bank, 9 bottle O2 storage rack.
  • Two diver control panel, Nitrox mixing panel, O2, CO, CO2 monitors, Amron 2825 two diver radio
  • 2 x 300ft umbilicals w/ hot water hose for helmet and gloves. Diver access ladder.

 Located in Southern Ontario

Details are deemed to be correct but are not guaranteed and should be independently verified.

Please contact us for further information    sms@scrutonmarine.com
Scruton Marine Inc.  Phone 519-583-1636
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