SAVING LIVES IN SOMERSET SINCE 1992

HOVERCRAFT

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RESCUE VEHICLES

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WATER CRAFT

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HOVERCRAFT

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SPIRIT OF LELAINA II

SPECIFICATIONS

HOVERCRAFT TYPE: BBV5

LENGTH: 5.25m

WIDTH: 2.5m

LIFT ENGINE: 13.5hp

THRUST ENGINE: 35hp

STATUS: OPERATIONAL

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LIGHT OF ELIZABETH II

SPECIFICATIONS

HOVERCRAFT TYPE: BBV5

LENGTH: 5.25m

WIDTH: 2.5m

LIFT ENGINE: 13.5hp

THRUST ENGINE: 35hp

STATUS: OPERATIONAL

RESCUE VEHICLES

MOBILE 01

BARB MOBILE 01

SPECIFICATIONS

MANUFACTURER: ISUZU

MODEL: DENVER

LENGTH: 5m

WIDTH: 1.8m

STATUS: OPERATIONAL

MOBILE 02

BARB MOBILE 02

SPECIFICATIONS

MANUFACTURER: ISUZU

MODEL: DENVER

LENGTH: 5m

WIDTH: 1.8m

STATUS: OPERATIONAL

MOBILE 03

BARB MOBILE 03

SPECIFICATIONS

MANUFACTURER: MERCEDES

MODEL: VITO

STATUS: OPERATIONAL

WATER CRAFT

IRB01

SPECIFICATIONS

MAKE: ARANCIA

LENGTH: 3.88M

BEAM / WIDTH: 1.73M

WEIGHT: HULL 44KG / FLOOR 24KG

STATUS: OPERATIONAL

IRB02

SPECIFICATIONS

MAKE: ARANCIA

LENGTH: 3.88M

BEAM / WIDTH: 1.73M

WEIGHT: HULL 44KG / FLOOR 24KG

STATUS: OPERATIONAL

FORMER FLEET

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LIGHT OF ELIZABETH
SPECIFICATIONS

HOVERCRAFT TYPE: BBV4

LENGTH: 4.8m

WIDTH: 2.16m

LIFT ENGINE: 13.5hp Briggs & Stratton

THRUST ENGINE: 35hp

STATUS: RETIRED

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SPIRIT OF LELAINA

SPECIFICATION

NAME: The Spirit Of Lelaina

LENGTH: 5.25m

WIDTH: 2.5m

HOVERCRAFT TYPE: BBV-6

CRUISING SPEED: 25 knots over water

LIFT ENGINE: 2 cyl v2 4st 20hp
DUCT 0.65m

THRUST ENGINE: Rover 4 cly 113hp
DUCT 1.2m

HULL: 2.5m x 5.25m

LIFT DIAMETER: 0.6m

FUEL CONSUMPTION: 0.5ltr nautical ml

FUEL CAPACITY: 50ltrs

SEATING: Five to six people

PAYLOAD: 600k including pilot

BUILDER: Magnus Ivanoff N. Stavsudda Handel AB

DESIGNER: Bill Baker of BBV Hovercrafts

HTI

SPECIFICATION

NAME: HTI

LENGTH: 5.24M

WIDTH: 2.47M

HOVERCRAFT TYPE: HTI

MAX SPEED: 60MPH ON WATER

ENGINE: 988CC 4 STROKE

SEATING: 6 (MAX 9)

PAYLOAD: 1,980Lbs

STATUS: RETIRED

POLARIS

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SPECIFICATIONS

BRAND: POLARIS

TYPE: RANGER 6X6 ATT/VTT

DISPLACEMENT: 680cc / 4 STROKE

WEIGHT: 3660 LBS

STATUS: RETIRED

MOBILE 01

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SPECIFICATIONS

BRAND: MITSUBISHI

MODEL: CHALLENGER

STATUS: RETIRED

MOBILE 01

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SPECIFICATIONS

BRAND: NISSAN

MODEL: NIVARA

STATUS: RETIRED

IRB01

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SPECIFICATIONS

RIGILFEX NEWMATIC

MULTI PRESILA ISLEY RIB

STATUS: RETIRED